Organizational Rebirth & Position Announcements

WHO WE ARE: The North Carolina Environmental Justice Network (NCEJN) is a coalition of community organizations and their supporters who work with low-income communities and people of color to promote health and environmental equity, clean industry, safe workplaces,...

Pork Has a Giant Manure Problem: Biogas is Not The Solution

REGISTER HERE Have you heard of biogas? It is being pushed as a new renewable form of energy & as an emissions-reducing solution. In reality, it gives two heavily polluting industries an excuse to continue harmful practices that have been harming communities in...

Wood Pellet Plant Adds to Community Concerns

The Issue The world’s first-ever black wood pellet plant is coming to Lumberton, North Carolina (Robeson County), a predominantly black & low-income rural community already burdened by numerous sources of environmental harm. The community is concerned about...