Over 300,000 West Virginians' water was poisoned with chemicals from the coal industry — and now hundreds of people are sick. Water isn't only being poisoned by these chemicals; there is a long history of water in West Virginia being poisoned by the coal industry; mountaintop removal has destroyed thousands of pristine streams, and there are dozens of toxic slurry dams across the state. West…
Energy Action Coalition is a coalition of 30 youth-led social and environmental justice…Read More
This chemical spill isn't the first one to happen and, if we don't demand justice for the West Virginians living with the coal industry's…Read More
More questions about what our water sources are threatened with:
Hi. My name’s Joe Solomon, and I live in southern West Virginia.
Early this month 300,000 of my fellow West Virginians could not drink their water — thanks to thousands of gallons of toxic coal chemicals leaked by a negligent corporation. But as awful as this spill is, it is not an isolated…Read More
I am very concern about the poisoning of the Fish in the Fresh water of lakes & Rivers from the irresponsible dumping of all these…Read More
We need more reform and regulation on chemicals and how they negatively impact on our food and water systems.