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

503, 2019

WEC Statement on Governor Murphy’s Budget Address

March 5th, 2019|Comments Off on WEC Statement on Governor Murphy’s Budget Address

Today the Governor unveiled an exciting new budget, promising increased investment in our schools, our transportation, our infrastructure, and our middle class, as well as revealing a whopping $3.8b pension fund contribution. In the [...]

2202, 2019

PEOSH – NJADP – Nurses – CEFM – Health Officials April, 2019 – Indoor Air Quality Training

February 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on PEOSH – NJADP – Nurses – CEFM – Health Officials April, 2019 – Indoor Air Quality Training

PEOSH has arranged to provide assistance to public employers in meeting the Designated Persons Training requirements contained in the PEOSH Indoor Air Quality Standard by scheduling the following training sessions. Staff from the PEOSH program [...]

1801, 2019

New Jersey Raises Minimum to $15

January 18th, 2019|Comments Off on New Jersey Raises Minimum to $15

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|Comments Off on WEC Statement on Comptroller Audit of the Economic Development Authority

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|Comments Off on Debra Coyle McFadden New Executive Director

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|Comments Off on WEC Seeks Industrial Hygiene Consultant

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

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