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We envision a society where everyone has equitable access to healthy food and clean air and water, and underserved communities are included in decision making processes that affect them.
Together, we move beyond the damaging environmental practices of the past and collectively work to support and maintain ecological resilience and balance.


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Read about our 2024 legsilative agenda, including support for The Right to Repair bill (SB 1596) and concerns about SB 1537, Housing Production Policy with Large Urban Growth Boundary (UGB) Expansion, as a major threat unless amended.



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The Power of Grassroots Action: Oregon's Triumph Over Chlorpyrifos

A blog by Lisa Arkin, Beyond Toxics Executive Director

2024 kicks off with a victory showcasing how environmental justice advocates won against powerful pesticide corporations! As of January 1st, Oregon has eliminated almost all applications of Chlorpyrifos, an acutely toxic organophosphate pesticide associated with neurodevelopmental harms in children. We are the fourth state to take decisive action to protect people and wildlife from this notorious organophosphate poison. | Read more

 


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