A Civil Active is an independent
effort to educate the public about the issues addressed in the book and movie, A Civil Action.
Toxics Action Center trains and assists
residents to fight polluters. Since 1987, the Toxics Action Center has assisted more
than 200 neighborhood groups fighting pollution in their communities.
Center for Health, Environment,
and Justice was founded in 1981 by Lois Gibbs in the wake of Love Canal.
An entirely grassroots organization, they don't accept government or corporate
funds. They work to educate people and help them fight for the right to
a clean and healthy environment, for example helping small, rural towns
keep dumps and incinerators out. Outside magazine evaluated the top 25
environmental organizations in the U.S., and ranked CHEJ number one.
The Children's Health Environmental Coalition was
founded by Nancy and Jim Chuda after they lost their only child, Colette to a rare form
of non-genetic cancer, Wilm's tumor. They believe Colette's illness and death were due
to an unhealthy environment. The site has a guide to household products and the chemicals
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