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Toxics Action Center’s mission is to work side-by-side with communities, providing you with the skills and resources needed to prevent or clean up pollution at the local level.

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Communities in Action



We the undersigned write in support of the Wet'suwet'en Tribe. We see the work to protect the land from mining/drilling/pipelines, corporate greed and settler colonial mindset as deeply linked to our own work. ..


Our annual conference is back! Local Environmental Action 2020 will be on Saturday, March 7, in Boston and you won’t want to miss it. Register today! ..


For years, many dairies, farms and neighbors across Maine have been using compost containing treated sludge from wastewater. Until this year, none of them knew that the “forever” chemicals known as PFAS were in that ..