543 Franklin Street
Buffalo, New York 14202-1109
Chief purpose of organization: Eliminate pollution in New York State and create safe,
healthy communities, schools and workplaces through pollution prevention;
empower, educate and assist people concerned about environmental problems;
promote democratic advocacy to restore New York’s environment, strengthen the
connection from the grassroots to the statehouse; and promote corporate
We welcome new members.
Statewide organization since 1983 with over 12,000 individual members and
90 member groups involved in environmental, community and labor work.
CEC works to keep the Superfund financed and is involved in a corporate
accountability campaign to reign in Kodak’s pollution, the #1 manufacturing of
cancer-causing waste in New York State. CEC
has also assisted thousands of citizens in fighting mines, incinerators and
landfills, in getting attention from local and state officials to address
community environmental concerns, and in finding answers to environmental
illnesses and concerns.