California Publications

Buyer Beware

March 30, 2016

Buyer Beware set out to analyze the interior coatings and lids of nearly 200 canned foods collected in 19 states and one Canadian province to determine whether the use of bisphenol A (BPA) continues to be widespread among major national brands and retailers of canned foods.

Oil waste water pit

In the Pits

November 16, 2014

Fact sheet about oil and gas wastewater disposal into open unlined pits and the threat to California’s water and air.

Cover - Californians at Risk

Californians At Risk: An Analysis of Health Threats from Oil and Gas Pollution in Two Communities

February 4, 2015

To  understand the impacts of oil and gas development on California communities Clean Water Action and our allies at Earthworks studied health and air contaminants in two communities in the heart of oil country - Lost Hills in Kern County, and Upper Ojai in Ventura County.

On Shaky Ground

On Shaky Ground

March 15, 2014

On Shaky Ground: Fracking, Acidizing, and Increased Earthquake Risk in California finds that millions of Californians live in areas threatened by oil industry-induced earthquakes.