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An alliance of 70 labor, community, & environmental organizations

Working together for safe, secure jobs, and a healthy, sustainable environment.
WEC links workers, communities, and environmentalists
through training, technical assistance, grassroots organizing, and public policy campaigns
to promote dialogue, collaboration, and joint action.



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Recent News

609, 2018

WEC Seeks Industrial Hygiene Consultant

September 6th, 2018|0 Comments

WEC seeks an industrial hygiene (IH) consultant to provide technical assistance on an as needed basis to WEC members.  Details here.

609, 2018

2018 Awards Dinner

September 6th, 2018|0 Comments

The New Jersey Work Environment Council holds its major fundraiser, an awards dinner, each year. We look forward to being joined by labor, environmental, community leaders and public officials, representing many thousands of New [...]

409, 2018

Now Hiring! WEC Seeks Campaign Organizer

September 4th, 2018|0 Comments

WEC is hiring a campaign organizer. The person hired will organize and expand a dynamic grassroots advocacy efforts, Healthy Schools Now. The effort focuses on ensuring that all New Jersey children and school employees [...]

308, 2018

New Jersey’s Warehouse Workers Deserve Better

August 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Many cities and towns in New Jersey are home to warehouse distribution centers. These are places where people pack and ship products that are later sold at Amazon.com and other large online retailers, as well [...]

507, 2018

We’re part of an emerging voice America should listen to: Young people

July 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Rodents in the cafeteria. Crumbling ceilings. Mold growing in the classroom. Extreme temperatures in excess of 90 degrees. Toxic air quality from poor indoor air ventilation. Concerns about asbestos, lead and other toxins in [...]

1505, 2018

Murphy’s state bank would help working families, boost local economy

May 15th, 2018|0 Comments

New Jersey has an investment problem. The Garden State's numerous credit downgrades, budget shortfalls, crumbling infrastructure, chronic underfunding of critical programs and priorities are well known. The source of these issues isn't a lack [...]

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