ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE FOR CHESTER!

1/12/2022: CRCQL Response to Horace Strand Statement regarding our webpage about Strand and Chester Environmental Partnership

We’re fighting for environmental justice for Chester, Pennsylvania, and a cleaner environment for everyone.


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How to End Incineration in Delco

Watch our video on how to end incineration as we fight for environmental justice in Chester.

Zero Waste with Alex Danovitch

Watch our video on moving toward zero waste as we fight for environmental justice for Chester.

Get Involved in Fighting for Environmental Justice for Chester


Fighting for Better Air Quality and a Cleaner Environment in Chester

Did you know that the largest trash incinerator in the U.S. is located in Chester, PA?

Learn About This Massive Incinerator

The Covanta incinerator spews tons of toxic fumes out across our community and we're fighting for a cleaner environment for our children and all of our residents.
We're on the streets, and we work together to fight to end incineration, to clean up our environment, and for environmental justice for Chester.

Fighting for Environmental Justice for Chester!

Chester Residents Concerned for Quality Living (CRCQL, pronounced “circle”) has been leading the fight against environmental racism in Chester, PA since 1992.  

CRCQL is a community-led activist group led by Chester residents and those concerned with local health and environmental justice.  

CRCQL is leading the CHESTER ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE MOVEMENT and demand an end to toxic trash incineration at the Covanta facility in Chester, increased emission standards for other polluters along the Delaware River, and advocating for clean air and Zero Waste resolutions across Delaware County to reduce waste.