Healthy waters underpin our tourism and recreation economies, thriving businesses, our favorite paddling, swimming, and fishing holes, and safe drinking water. Sadly, water pollution in Vermont is resulting in problems such as pervasive cyanobacteria blooms and contaminated drinking water supplies. Polluted water has put the health of Vermonters at risk, decreased property values, and threatened Vermont’s vital tourist economy.
After both bills responding to the PFOA contamination crisis were vetoed by Gov. Scott, it’s clear we need elected officials that will stand up to the chemical industry and their allies. Sign the petition calling on all candidates to pledge to support policies that will hold polluters accountable for the harm they cause Vermonters, and […]
VCV is joining the national League of Conservation Voters and other state partners across the country to launch Clean Energy For All – a grassroots campaign to advance clean energy solutions and get us closer to 100% clean energy by 2050. To make this work count, we need you with us. Clean Energy For All starts […]
Call on your Representatives to support legislation (S.197) to give Vermonters better legal tools to protect themselves if they’ve been impacted by toxic contamination, like the PFOA contamination in Bennington!
We can’t afford to put off protecting our children and all Vermonters from toxic chemicals for another year. We need Vermont legislators to swiftly pass S.103 – a bill that will take important steps to better protect Vermont families from toxic chemicals.