Welcome to the homepage of the newly formed Georgia EJ Alliance!

The mission of the Georgia EJ Alliance To eliminate environmental injustices and health disparities for communities in Georgia by convening diverse change makers. To create and sustain the capacity to organize and mobilize communities to drive policy change.

“The goal of environmental justice is to ensure that all people, regardless of race, national origin or income, are protected from disproportionate impacts of environmental hazards”. – Georgia Department of Public Health/Environmental Protection Agency

Did you know?

There are 547 hazardous waste sites in Georgia?

The Hazardous Site Inventory (HSI) is a list of sites in Georgia where there has been a known or suspected release of a regulated substance above a reportable quantity and which have yet to meet state clean-up standards found in the Rules for Hazardous Site Response. The HSI is compiled and published by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD)