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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.



WEC provides FREE onsite training.



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Recent News

1801, 2019

New Jersey Raises Minimum to $15

January 18th, 2019|0 Comments

Thanks to the work of WEC and many allies in the Fight for $15 coalition, New Jersey is now the fourth state in the nation to have a $15 minimum wage by 2024. We want [...]

901, 2019

WEC Statement on Comptroller Audit of the Economic Development Authority

January 9th, 2019|0 Comments

January 9, 2018A report released earlier today by the state comptroller confirms what the NJ Work Environment Council (WEC) and our partners have been educating on and advocating around for decades: that our economy in [...]

2711, 2018

Debra Coyle McFadden New Executive Director

November 27th, 2018|0 Comments

NJ Work Environment Council Announces Debra Coyle McFadden as the New Executive Director of the State Labor-Environmental Alliance Ewing – The New Jersey Work Environment Council (WEC) Board is thrilled to announce the formal [...]

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 [...]

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