ACCAN is the successor organization to the Neville Island Good Neighbor Committee that was formed by the communities surrounding the coke plant and Clean Water Action in the late 1980s. The ACCAN mission is to support communities in their fight for better air quality and improved health outcomes.
The Better Path Coalition is a statewide frontline- and grassroots-led coalition forging a path to a clean, renewable energy future for Pennsylvania and a government that puts the people's interests before those of the fossil fuel and petrochemical industries. Organizations and individuals are invited to join us! Visit bit.ly/joinbpc to become a member!
Breathe Project is a clearinghouse for information on air quality in Pittsburgh, southwestern Pennsylvania, and beyond. We use the best available science and technology to better understand the quality of the air we breathe and provide opportunities for citizens to engage and take action.
The Center’s mission is to improve policy and regulations for the oversight of fossil fuel extraction and use; to educate, empower and organize coalfield residents; and to protect public and environmental health.
The Council is Philadelphia's oldest environmental non-profit.
Climate Reality: Pittsburgh & Southwestern PA represents more than 400 trained Climate Reality Leaders and community members who understand the link between local source pollution and the global climate crisis. www.climaterealitypghswpa.org/
Communities First – Sewickley Valley is a group committed to protecting health, safety, and the environment in the Sewickley Valley, and our focus is on the impact the spreading petrochemical/plastics industry will have on our communities.
The EcoJustice Working Group is one of the four core groups generated by the Tomas Merton Center and believes the health of the Earth Community is the primary responsibility of every person, every community, and every nation.
The Environmental Integrity Project is a nonpartisan, nonprofit watchdog organization that advocates for effective enforcement of environmental laws.
FracTracker is a leading resource on oil and gas issues and a trusted asset to the concerned public. www.fractracker.org
Works to improve air quality to ensure human, environmental, and economic health in Southwestern Pennsylvania.
Access services, organizing tools, a directory, and one-on-one support to leverage your efforts to protect your community from the harms of oil & gas.
Marcellus Outreach Butler (MOB) is a grassroots environmental organization that was formed in 2010 by a group of concerned Butler County residents to educate and inform the public about the dangers of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.
Moms Clean Air Force is a community of moms and dads united against air pollution – including the urgent crisis of our changing climate – to protect our children’s health. We arm members with reliable information and solutions through online resources, articles, action tools and on-the-ground events. Moms Clean Air Force is a special project of the Environmental Defense Fund.
If you’re eager to learn more about stopping the rollout of the fracking-based petrochemical industry in Southwestern PA, starting with the Shell Ethane Cracker Petrochemical Facility in Beaver County, you’ve come to the right place!
The Center investigates problems, crafts solutions, educates the public and decision-makers, and helps the public make their voices heard in debates over the quality of our environment and our lives.
PennFuture is leading the transition to a clean energy economy in Pennsylvania and beyond. We are protecting our air, water, and land, and empowering citizens to build sustainable communities for future generations.
POPCO is a member-driven coalition working to reverse the expansion of the petrochemical industry in the Appalachian Basin and encourage a clean, renewable and regenerative economic foundation. They support good union jobs with family-sustaining wages without devastating low-income communities environmentally and economically.
The Mission: To expose abuses of power and betrayals of the public trust by government, business, and other institutions, using the moral force of investigative journalism to spur reform through the sustained spotlighting of wrongdoing.
The Environmental Health Project (EHP) is a nonprofit public health organization that assists and supports residents of Southwestern Pennsylvania and beyond who believe their health has been, or could be, impacted by unconventional oil and gas development (UOGD, or “fracking”).