One in four Americans lives within four miles of a Superfund site – uncontrolled or abandoned places containing some of the nation’s most toxic waste. Working to protect public health and the varied environments of local communities, the groups in this category seek to hold corporations and the government accountable. They work to clean up hazardous, nuclear and toxic waste, while supporting positive policy changes to reduce and eliminate their use.
Total given in this category in fiscal year 2013: $86,500
Pasching, 4061 Austria
Antiatom Szene works internationally, independent of governments and business interests, to further a sustainable world free from the dangers of nuclear energy.
Search our 2013 environmental grants recipients database to learn about environmental actions in your area, find groups to volunteer with, or causes to donate money to.