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31st of August 2017

The Kids’ Guide to Greenfest

  MOM’s Organic Market is the proud official sponsor of Greenfest Philly’s Kids’ Corner for the fourth year in a row. The 2017 MOM’s Organic Market Kids’ Corner features eco-friendly crafts and activities, games, and more. Budding environmentalists can climb a 25′ rock wall, learn about the environment, engage in kid-friendly onsite activism, and build […]


30th of August 2017

Clean Air Council is Officially 50 Years Old Today

  On August 30, 1967, the Delaware Valley Citizens’ Council for Clean Air was founded. While our name has changed to Clean Air Council and the organization has grown considerably from its humble beginnings, the Council’s mission remains steadfast: “Protecting everyone’s right to breathe clean air.” Now more-than-ever is the time to become a Council member […]


29th of August 2017

Ways to Reduce your Carbon Footprint at Greenfest Philly

  Are you aware of your personal impact on the environment? Measuring your carbon footprint is a great place to start. A carbon footprint calculator evaluates daily lifestyle choices and quantifies them; giving you a snapshot of your environmental impact. By taking a deeper dive into your day-to-day routine you can make small changes that […]


28th of August 2017

DIY Workshops: Get your hands dirty at Greenfest Philly

  Are you looking to bring more green into your home? Succulents are all the rage and you can learn how to create unique arrangements with Beaucycled at Greenfest Philly! This year Beaucycled will debut a new series of workshops that are perfect for seasoned or “wannabe” green thumbs. Sign up for one – or […]


Environmental Advocacy Groups and Industry Reach Agreement at Western PA Petrochemical Manufacturing Facility

Clean Air Council and Environmental Integrity Project have Reached Settlement with Shell Chemical Appalachia LLC Ending Their Challenge to the Air Permit for the Petrochemical Facility in Beaver County, Northwest of Pittsburgh FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (August 28, 2017 – PITTSBURGH, PA) – The developers of a petrochemical facility northwest of Pittsburgh and environmental organizations jointly […]


23rd of August 2017

Clean Air Council to Host 12th Annual Greenfest Philly Celebration, Creating Most Environmentally-friendly Event to Date

Philadelphia’s largest environmental festival powered by solar energy to feature free bike valet, over 100 sustainable exhibitors and organic food and drink offerings (August 23, 2017) PHILADELPHIA, PA – Clean Air Council announced today that the organization’s 2017 Greenfest Philly presented by Toyota Hybrids will be held on Sunday, Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to […]


22nd of August 2017

New at Greenfest: Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival

  New for 2017, the Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival will be screening short films on site at Greenfest Philly. Attendees will be treated to environmental shorts from around the world including: Three Fools (Denmark), an animated short wittily illustrating the results of competition and environmental greed Corks (Australia), watch how one artist uses recycled materials to […]


21st of August 2017

Join Love to Ride Philadelphia

  For the month of October, Clean Air Council and GoPhillyGo will be celebrating bicycling across Philadelphia with the Love to Ride (LTR) Challenge. Whether you are a regular cyclist or brand new, LTR aims to get more people riding bikes by giving out lots of prizes and creating some fun and friendly competition between […]


15th of August 2017

“Feed the Barrel” at Greenfest Philly

Have you ever had to call the plumber because your frying oil clogged the drain pipes? Have you ever snuck a bit of used oil down the kitchen drain? Did you know that there is a better way to get rid of used cooking oil than dumping it out in the backyard? Feed the Barrel […]


11th of August 2017

Council Attorneys Publish Article on Environmental Rights Amendment

Clean Air Council Executive Director Joseph Otis Minott, Esq. and Legal Fellow Paul Cohen published an article in Bloomberg BNA on the Environmental Rights Amendment. The article discusses the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s recent PEDF decision, which has strengthened citizens’ constitutional environmental rights and altered statewide environmental litigation and policy. The article highlights the groundbreaking work of the Council […]


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