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tell Texas senators: stand up to bag pollution, stop SB 103

Senators will soon be voting on a bill that strips our local governments of their ability to act on bag pollution–all without offering a better solution. Tell them to stop the attack on local governments and to stand up to bags!

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petition Texas lawmakers: enforce oil & gas rules

Texas legislators will vote on important recommendations this year to improve the way Texas enforces oil and gas laws. We need you to speak up and tell them to use this opportunity to protect the environment and public health!

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texas lawmakers: vote yes on HB 1874 for battery recycling!

In 2007 and 2011, Texas lawmakers passed Producer Takeback recycling laws for TVs and Computers. Since then, Texans have recycled over 200 million pounds of electronics! Now we need the same convenient options for household batteries. Contact your lawmakers today!

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texas legislature: respect local options on bag pollution

Nearly a dozen cities in Texas have passed local ordinances to restrict single-use bags that harm property, wildlife, and local economies. Now some members of the Texas legislature, backed by powerful monied interests, are attempting to take away local authority to deal with this problem. Send your message here!

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Houston city hall: support recycling and zero waste

City Council recently voted to continue curbside recycling, after hearing from thousands of Houstonians. Now we need a long-term strategy to reduce waste, recycle and compost city-wide including apartments and businesses!

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Senator Jane Nelson: Keep Track of Oil and Gas Enforcement

The Railroad Commission wants $3 million for new IT. We need the Senate Finance Committee to make them spend it on keeping track of who’s breaking Texas laws and what’s being done about it.

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Texas lawmakers: support a Texas free from pollution

The 2017 Texas legislative session is underway. Let Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, Speaker Rep. Joe Straus, and your local state senator and representative know you care about environmental protection.

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Fort Worth city council: we need a zero waste plan!

The City of Fort Worth is taking public testimony on its 20-year recycling plan through September 16th. We need to ensure that Fort Worth sets the most ambitious goals possible to keep valuable materials from being trashed!

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expand recycling in Dallas

Almost 85% of the waste Dallas sends to landfills comes from multi-family buildings and businesses. You can urge your local elected officials to support recycling programs throughout the city!

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