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April 5, 2012 | Blog Post

Love Matt Damon? Hate Fracking? This Film's For You!

I'm not going to even try to hide my excitement at the news that Matt Damon co-wrote and is starring in a feature film, titled Promised Land, about the controversial gas development technique known as fracking.

April 5, 2012 | Case

Fighting for Federal Regulation of Coal Ash

Earthjustice is suing the federal government to adopt federal protections for coal ash, which contains toxic chemicals like arsenic, mercury and lead, is dumped into unlined and unmonitored pits and landfills every day, threatening drinking water supplies, aquatic life and public health.

March 29, 2012 | Press Release: Victory

Environmental Groups Welcome EPA Report on Black Carbon and Encourage Action

Following extensive advocacy by Earthjustice and allied groups, the EPA released a comprehensive, congressionally mandated report on the science of black carbon and climate change. The report points the way toward decisive action that must be taken to stop Arctic and planetary warming.