Sustainability

We banned fracking in Maryland!

Check out this blog post by MaryPIRG Students campaign coordinator Devorah Stavisky on how they helped ban fracking in Maryland!
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We helped save the CA Bag Ban!

Last Fall’s Election was a whirlwind. One thing we should all be excited about is that in California, we continue to push the envelope in protecting the environment. We’re so happy that California’s citizens voted to uphold the ban on single-use… Read more

Take action today to stop the mining industry’s misleading radio ads

After the EPA made their historic announcement for the first-ever federal limits on carbon pollution, the National Mining Association started airing deceptive radio ads about our electricity bills nearly doubling. Here’s how you can take action today to stand up for stopping global warming.

Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline Should Flunk the Climate Test

Today, the State Department released an environmental impact statement on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, which would transport tar sands from Canada to the Gulf Coast. Just this week, President Obama reiterated his commitment to tackling global warming. Secretary of… Read more

Victory: It’s in the bag

Just moments ago the LA City Council voted to ban single use plastic bags – listening to the voices of students and community members who support protecting the ocean and reducing plastic pollution.