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Fresh Water Through Lead Pipes

Expert BlogIllinois, ChicagoGina Ramirez
Though Chicago is known as "the Fresh Coast," for some Chicagoans, the water that flows through their pipes doesn't have the same reputation.

All the Earmarks of Harmful Water Policy

Expert BlogUnited StatesErik D. Olson, Kyler Sumter
NRDC findings show that communities of color most in need of water infrastructure funding are less likely to get it.

The Clean Energy Future: How We Get There Matters

Expert BlogNorth Carolina, United StatesAnna Reade, Katie Pelch

A clean and sustainable energy future is needed for addressing climate change, but how we get there matters. In the midst of global efforts to clean up and eliminate the use of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (“PFAS”), Chemours is doubling…

Infrastructure Law’s Lead Pipe Removal Effort Is Wildly Popular

Expert BlogUnited StatesErik D. Olson

Nine in 10 Americans support removing 100% of lead pipes from our water systems within 10 years. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law passed a year ago will help, but EPA must overhaul its lead in drinking water rule to make it…

Delivering the Promise of the Infrastructure Law

Expert BlogUnited StatesValerie Baron, Shelley Poticha

A year ago President Biden signed the blockbuster 1.2 trillion dollar infrastructure law, and it’s clear that this time we have a chance to do it right. Too often in the past, spending on highways divided and destroyed communities of…

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