A small group of people poisoned by pollution from chemical, animal, radioactive and other wastes joined together.
“We need to stop the poisoning of our homes, air, water, land and bodies.”
“There must be someone who can help us.”
The people began by going to their town halls and city governments. Read more
Sign in To Letter to Governor Strickland, calling for statewide moratorium on C&DD facilities.
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Environmental Justice Policy Forums Continue throughout Ohio and Online!
Our EJ forums were such a success that we will be continuing the work to draft environmental justice policy, for the people, by the people affected.
Policy Gaps at the Local, State and
Please RSVP for a forum in your area by calling
Dawn Dixon at (614) 487-7506 or e-mailing dawn (at) oec (dot) org or forums (at) ohioej (dot) org
(dates and locations below)
This forum will provide an opportunity for
everyone who has been part of the rolling Ohio
environmental justice policy train to come together to
review what we have learned and to have a voice in
creating a working draft of a new environmental justice
policy for our State
Sponsored by Center for Health Environment and Justice, Ohio Environmental Council, Ohio Conference National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), Buckeye Environmental Network, Earth Day Coalition, Ohioans for Health Environment and Justice, Appalachian Peace and Justice Network, and the Appalachian Ohio Sierra Club.