Recent news exposing the contamination of Georgia’s water systems with “forever chemicals” is a wake-up call for us all. This issue hits close to home and resonates deeply with our Georgia Green Party platform.

Here’s how:

  1. Honor the Rights of All to Clean Water: We believe in the fundamental right of every individual to clean air, water, soil, and food. The contamination of our water systems threatens this right and demands our immediate attention.
  2. Protect Our Water Resources: Clean, potable water is essential for the well-being of our communities. The contamination with PFAS chemicals underscores the urgency of protecting our precious water resources.
  3. Prevent Pollution: Rather than merely controlling pollution, we advocate for prevention strategies. It’s crucial to address the root causes of pollution and reduce toxic substances at their source.

We cannot afford to ignore the urgent need for environmental protection measures and regulatory action. Together, let’s raise awareness, demand accountability, and work towards cleaner, safer water for all Georgians.

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Let’s stand together for a greener, healthier Georgia!