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DIRECTORY OF ORGANIZATIONS

Environmental Health Action Guide - compiled and maintained by the Sustainable Cleveland Partnership and NeighborhoodLink

 

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

 National:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Environmental Justice

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/260-2090

http://www.epa.gov/swerosps/ej/index.html

 

National Environmental Justice Advisory Council

c/o Office of Environmental Justice

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/564-2515

http://www.prcemi.com/nejac/

 

Environmental Justice Resource Center

James P. Brawley Drive at Fair Street, SW

Atlanta, GA 30314

404/880-6911

404/880-6909 fax

http://www.ejrc.cau.edu/Welcome.html

ejrc@cau.edu

 

 

  

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Local:

Earth Day Coalition

3606 Bridge Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44113

216/281-6468

216/281-5112 fax

http://www.earthdaycoalition.org/

edc@earthdaycoalition.org

 

EcoCity Cleveland

2841 Scarborough Road

Cleveland Heights, OH 44118

216/932-3007

216/932-6069 fax

http://www.ecocleveland.org

 

 

 

National:

Environmental Defense Fund

1875 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 1016

Washington, D.C. 20009

202/387-3500

202/234-6049 fax

http://www.edf.org

 

Presidentís Council on Sustainable Development

730 Jackson Place, NW

Washington, D.C. 20503

202/408-5296

202/408-6839 fax

http://www.whitehouse.gov/PCSD/

 

International:

United Nations Development Program

http://www.undp.org

 

  

CHILDHOOD LEAD POISONING

Local:

City of Cleveland

Department of Public Health

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

1925 St. Clair Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44114

216/664-2175

 

Cleveland Tenants Organization

2530 Superior Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44115

216/621-0540

 

Environmental Health Watch

4115 Bridge Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44113

216/961-4646

 

Regional:

Cuyahoga County Board of Health

Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

One Playhouse Square

1375 Euclid Avenue, 5th Floor

Cleveland, OH 44115

216/443-7500

 

Ohio Department of Health

Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

246 N. High Street

P.O. Box 118

Columbus, OH 43266-0118

800/554-7447

http://www.state.oh.us/doh

 

US Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5

Lead Coordinator

77 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60604-3590

800/621-8431

http://www.epa.gov/reg5foia/pb/

 

National:

Consumer Products Safety Commission

4330 East-West Highway

Bethesda, MD 20814

800/638-2772

http://www.cpsc.gov

 

National Lead Information Center

1025 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 1200

Washington, D.C. 20036

800/424-LEAD

202/659-1192 fax

http://www.nsc.org/ehc/lead.htm

  

Alliance to End Childhood Lead Poisoning

227 Massachusetts Avenue, NE, Suite 200

Washington, D.C. 20002

202/543-1147

http://www.aeclp.org

 

Associated Parents to Prevent Lead Poisoning - APPLE

1925 St. Clair Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44114

216/664-2455

216/664-3353 fax

 

  

ASTHMA

Regional:

American Lung Association of Northern Ohio

1621 Euclid Avenue, #930

Cleveland, OH 44115

216/781-5656

216/781-5599 fax

http://www.lungusa.org/index2.html

northern@ohio.lungusa.org

 

 

 

National:

National Asthma Education and Prevention Program

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

NHLBI Information Center

P.O. Box 30105

Bethesda, MD 20824-0105

301/251-1222

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/nhlbi/nhlbi.htm

 

Allergy and Asthmatics Network Mothers of Asthmatics, Inc.

2751 Prosperity Avenue, Suite 150

Fairfax, VA 22031

800/878-4403

703/573-7782 fax

http://www.aanma.org/

aanma@aol.com

 

American Lung Association

1740 Broadway

New York, NY 10019

800/586-4872

http://www.lungusa.org

 

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

1125 15th Street, NW, Suite 502

Washington, D.C. 20005

800/727-8462

http://www.aafa.org

info@aafa.org

 

 

 

 

OUTDOOR AIR POLLUTION

Local:

City of Cleveland

Office of Air Pollution Control

1925 St. Clair Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44114

216/664-2300

 

Clean Air Conservancy

3130 Mayfield Road, Suite DW105

Cleveland, OH 44118

216/932-8999

216/523-8998 fax

http://ebni.com/clean_air 

cleanair@ebni.com

 

 

 

Regional:

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Northeast District Office

Division of Air Pollution Control

2110 East Aurora Road

Twinsburg, OH 44087

330/963-1200

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/dapc/dapcmain.html

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Division of Air Pollution Control

P.O. Box 1049

Columbus, OH 43216-1049

614/644-3020

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/dapc/dapcmain.html

 

US Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5

Air & Radiation Division

77 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60604

800/621-8431

http://www.epa.gov/ARD-R5/home.htm

 

American Lung Association of Northern Ohio

1621 Euclid Avenue, #930

Cleveland, OH 44115

216/781-5656

216/781-5599 fax

http://www.lungusa.org/index2.html

 

National:

US Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Air and Radiation

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/260-2090

http://www.epa.gov/oar/oarhome.html

 

American Lung Association

1740 Broadway

New York, NY 10019

800/586-4872

http://www.lungusa.org

 

 

INDOOR AIR POLLUTION

Local:

City of Cleveland

Division of Air Pollution Control

1925 St. Clair Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44114

216/664-2300

 

East Ohio Gas Company

1717 E. 9th Street

Cleveland, OH 44114

216/361-6933

 

Regional:

Cuyahoga County Solid Waste Division

323 Lakeside Avenue W., Suite 400

Cleveland, OH 44113

216/443-3749

216/443-3737 fax

http://www.en.com/users/ccswd/

ccswd@en.com

 

 

Ohio Department of Agriculture

Pesticide Regulation Section

8995 E. Main Street, 3rd Floor

Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

800/282-1955

http://www.state.oh.us/agr/

 

Ohio Department of Health

Radiological Assistance Section

246 N. High Street, P.O. Box 118

Columbus, OH 43226

800/523-4439

  

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Cleveland Area Office

Federal Office Building

1240 East 9th Street, Room 899

Cleveland, OH 44199

216/522-3818

216/771-6148 fax

http://www.osha.gov

 

US Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5

Air and Radiation Division

77 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60604

800/621-8431

http://www.epa.gov/ARD-R5/radon/radon.htm

 

American Lung Association of Northern Ohio

1621 Euclid Avenue, #930

Cleveland, OH 44115

216/781-5656

216/781-5599 fax

http://www.lungusa.org/index2.html

 

National:

US Consumer Product Safety Commission

4330 East-West Highway

Bethesda, MD 20814

800/638-2772

http://www.cpsc.gov

 

US Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Radiation and Indoor Air

Office of Air and Radiation

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

800/438-4318

http://www.epa.gov/oar

 

US Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Pesticide Programs

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/260-2902

http://www.epa.gov/pesticides/

 

National Center for Tobacco Free Kids

1707 L Street, NW

Washington, D.C. 20036

800/284-KIDS

http://www.tobaccofreekids.org

 

National Pesticide Telecommunications Network (NPTN)

Oregon State University

333 Weniger

Corvallis, OR 97331-6502

800/858-PEST

http://ace.orst.edu/info/nptn

nptn@ace.orst.edu

 

 

 

American Lung Association

1740 Broadway

New York, NY 10019

800/586-4872

http://www.lungusa.org

 

National Coalition Against the Misuse of Pesticides

701 E Street, SE

Washington, D.C. 20003

202/543-5450

http://www.ncamp.org

 

 

 MEDICAL WASTE INCINERATORS

Local:

City of Cleveland

Division of Air Pollution Control

1925 St. Clair Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44114

216/664-2300

 

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

9500 Euclid Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44195

216/444-2200

 

Columbia St. Luke Medical Center

11311 Shaker Boulevard

Cleveland, OH 44104

216/368-7000

 

Columbia St. Vincent Charity Hospital

2351 E. 22nd Street

Cleveland, OH 44115

216/861-6200

 

Earth Day Coalition

3606 Bridge Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44113

216/281-6468

216/281-5112 fax

http://www.earthdaycoalition.org/

edc@earthdaycoalition.org

 

Greater Cleveland Coalition for a Clean Environment

P.O. Box 606132

Cleveland, OH 44106

216/391-8112, 721-6490, or 752-4976

 

Parma Community General Hospital

7007 Powers Boulevard

Parma, OH 44129

440/888-1800

 

Regional:

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Northeast District Office

Division of Solid and Infectious Waste Management

2110 East Aurora Road

Twinsburg, OH 44087

330/963-1200

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/dsiwm/dsiwmain.html

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Division of Solid and Infectious Waste Management

P.O. Box 1049

Columbus, OH 43216-1049

614/644-3020

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/dsiwm/dsiwmain.html

 

US Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5

Medical Waste Incinerator Program Office

77 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60604-3590

800/621-8431

http://www.epa.gov/reg5oair/mwi/mwi.htm

 

Health Care Without Harm

c/o CCHW Center for Health, Environment and Justice

P.O. Box 6806

Falls Church, VA 22040

703/237-2249

703/237-8389 fax

http://www.sustain.org/hcwh/About.cfm

cchw@essential.org

 

 

 

  

WATER POLLUTION - SAFE DRINKING WATER

Local:

City of Cleveland

Division of Water

1201 Lakeside Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44114

216/664-2444

 

Regional:

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Northeast District Office

Division of Drinking and Ground Water

2110 East Aurora Road

Twinsburg, OH 44087

330/963-1200

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/ddagw/ddagwmain.html

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Division of Drinking and Ground Water

P.O. Box 1049

Columbus, OH 43216-1049

614/644-3020

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/ddagw/ddagwmain.html

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Northeast District Office

Division of Surface Water

2110 East Aurora Road

Twinsburg, OH 44087

330/963-1200

http://chagrin.epa.state.oh.us/

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Division of Surface Water

P.O. Box 1049

Columbus, OH 43216-1049

614/644-3020

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

http://chagrin.epa.state.oh.us/

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Public Interest Center

1800 WaterMark Dr.

Columbus, OH 43215

614/644-3020

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/pic/

 

Great Lakes Information Network

Great Lakes Commission

400 Fourth Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

313/665-9135

313/665-4816 fax

http://www.great-lakes.net/

manninen@glc.org

 

 

The Ohio Lake Erie Commission

Ohio Lake Erie Office

One Maritime Plaza, 4th Floor

Toledo, OH 43604-1866

419/245-2514

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/oleo/index.htm

oleo@web.epa.state.oh.us

 

US Environmental Protection Agency

Great Lakes Program Office

77 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60604

800/621-8431

http://www.epa.gov/grtlakes

 

US Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5

Office of Water

77 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60604

800/621-8431

http://water.r05.epa.gov/

 

Ohio Public Interest Research Group

2460 Fairmount Boulevard

Cleveland, OH 44106

216/791-1116

http://www.pirg.org/ohiopirg/index.htm

ohiopirg@pirg.org

 

Rivers Unlimited

1207 Grandview Avenue, #205

Columbus, OH 43212

614/487-7511

614/487-7513 fax

http://www.greenlink.org/rivers

riveruoh@aol.com

 

 

 

National:

US Environmental Protection Agency

Great Lakes National Program Office

77 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60604

312/353-2117

312/353-2018 fax

http://www.epa.gov/grtlakes/

 

US Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/260-2090

http://www.epa.gov/OGWDW/

 

US Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Water

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/260-2090

http://www.epa.gov/OW/

OW-General@epamail.epa.gov

 

American Rivers

1025 Vermont Avenue, NW, Suite 720

Washington, D.C. 20005

202/347-7550

http://www.amrivers.org

amrivers@amrivers.org

 

Clean Water Action

4455 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite A300

Washington, D.C. 20008-2328

202/895-0420

http://www.essential.org/cwa

cleanwater@essential.org

 

 

 

Clean Water Network

1200 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 400

Washington, D.C. 20005

202/289-2395

http://www.cwn.org

 

NSF International

3475 Plymouth Road

Ann Arbor, MI 48105

800/673-8010

http://www.nsf.org

 

International:

International Joint Commission

U.S. Section Office

1250 23rd Street, NW, Suite 100

Washington, D.C. 20440

202/736-9000

202/735-9015 fax

http://www.ijc.org/ijcweb-e.html

bevacquaf@washington.ijc.org

 

 

 

 

ACCESS TO HEALTHY AND AFFORDABLE FOOD AND GROCERIES

Regional:

Ohio State University Extension

Urban Gardening Program

2490 Lee Boulevard, Suite 108

Cleveland Heights, OH 44118-1255

216/397-6000

216/397-3980 fax

http://www.bright.net/~gardens/

 

National:

5 A Day for Better Health

National 5 A Day Program

National Cancer Institute

6130 Executive Boulevard, EPN 232

Bethesda, MD 20892-7332

800/4-CANCER

301/496-8520

301/480-6637 fax

http://www.dcpc.nci.nih.gov/5aday/factpage/FACTPG.html

 

US Department of Agriculture

14th and Independence Avenues, SW

Washington, D.C. 20250

202/720-2791

http://www.ams.usda.gov/nop/index.htm

 

Community Food Security Coalition

P.O. Box 209

Venice, CA 90294

310/822-5410

http://www.foodsecurity.org

asfisher@aol.com

 

 

 

Organic Trade Association

50 Miles Street

P.O. Box 1078

Greenfield, MA 01302

413/774-7511

413/774-6432

http://www.ota.com

ota@igc.apc.org

 

 

 

Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA)

116 New Montgomery, #810

San Francisco, CA 94105

415/541-9140

415/541-9253 fax

http://www.panna.org/panna/

panna@panna.org

 

Vegetarian Resource Group

P.O. Box 1463

Baltimore, MD 21203

410/366-1463

http://www.vrg.org

vrg@vrg.org

 

 

 LITTER, ILLEGAL DUMPING AND RECYCLING

 Local:

City of Clevelandís Recycling Office

Department of Public Service

Division of Waste Collection and Disposal

5600 Carnegie Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44103

216/664-3737

 

Greater Cleveland Ecology Association

323 Lakeside Avenue West, Suite 400

Cleveland, OH 44113

216/687-1266

216/443-3741 fax

 

Regional:

Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District

323 Lakeside Avenue West, Suite 400

Cleveland, OH 44113-1009

216/443-3479

http://www.en.com/users/ccswd

 

Ohio Department of Natural Resources

Division of Recycling and Litter

Fountain Square

Columbus, OH 43224

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/odnr/recycling

 

National:

US Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Solid Waste

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

http://www.epa.gov/epaoswer/non-hw/recycle/index.htm#intro

 

Mail Preference Service

Direct Marketing Association

P.O. Box 9008

Farmingdale, NY 11735-9008

 

  

BROWNFIELDS

Regional:

Cuyahoga County Planning Commission

323 Lakeside Avenue West, Suite 400

Cleveland, OH 44113

216/443-3700

http://planning.co.cuyahoga.oh.us

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Northeast District Office

Ohioís Voluntary Action Plan

2110 East Aurora Road

Twinsburg, OH 44087

330/963-1200

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/derr/volunt.html

 

Ohio State University Extension

Urban Gardening Program

2490 Lee Boulevard, Suite 108

Cleveland Heights, OH 44118-1255

216/397-6000

216/397-3980 fax

http://www.bright.net/~gardens/

 

US Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5

Brownfields Program Office

77 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60604-3590

800/621-8431

http://www.epa.gov/R5Brownfields/

 

National:

US Environmental Protection Agency

Brownfield Program Office

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

http://www.epa.gov/brownfields

 

 

 TOXIC SUBSTANCES AND HAZARDOUS WASTE

Local:

Cuyahoga Countyís Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC)

1255 Euclid Avenue, Suite 102

Cleveland, OH 44115-1807

216/443-7597

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/derr/serc/lepc/lepc.html

 

Regional:

Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District

323 Lakeside Avenue West, Suite 400

Cleveland, OH 44113-1009

216/443-3479

http://www.en.com/users/ccswd

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Northeast District Office

Division of Emergency and Remedial Response

2110 East Aurora Road

Twinsburg, OH 44087

330/963-1200

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/derr/derrmain.html/

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Division of Emergency and Remedial Response

P.O. Box 1049

Columbus, OH 43216-1049

614/644-3020

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/derr/derrmain.html

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Northeast District Office

Division of Hazardous Waste Management

2110 East Aurora Road

Twinsburg, OH 44087

330/963-1200

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/dhwm/

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Pollution Prevention

P.O. Box 1049

Columbus, OH 43216-1049

614/644-3020

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/opp/oppmain.html

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Public Interest Center

1800 WaterMark Dr.

Columbus, OH 43215

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/pic/

 

US Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5

Superfund Division

77 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60604-3590

800/621-8431

http://www.epa.gov/superfund

 

National:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/260-2090

http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/

 

US Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/260-2090

http://www.epa.gov/internet/oppts/

 

US Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Solid Waste

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/260-2090

http://www.epa.gov/epaoswer/osw/basifact.htm#whatreg

 

US Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response

401 M Street, SW

Washington, D.C. 20460

202/260-2090

http://www.epa.gov/superfund/

 

 

SUSTAINABLE CLEVELAND PARTNERSHIP

City of Cleveland

Department of Public Health

Division of the Environment

Attention: Eric Myles or Sandra Nwabara

1925 St. Clair Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44114

216/664-6292

 

Cuyahoga County Planning Commission

Attention: Beverly Scipio or Virginia Aveni

323 Lakeside Avenue #400

Cleveland, OH 44113

216/443-3700

http://planning.co.cuyahoga.oh.us

cpc@planning.co.cuyahoga.oh.us

 

Earth Day Coalition

Attention: Anjali Mathur

3606 Bridge Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44113

216/281-6468

http://www.earthdaycoalition.org

edc@earthdaycoalition.org

 

Environmental Defense Fund

Attention: Ben Smith

1875 Connecticut Avenue, NW

Washington, D.C. 20009

202/387-3500

http://www.edf.org

benjamin_smith@edf.org

 

Greater Cleveland Coalition for a Clean Environment

Attention: Luther Smith

P.O. Box 606132

Cleveland, OH 44106

216/391-8112

 

Greater Cleveland Neighborhood Forum

J. Glenn Smith Health Center

Attention: Muquit Sabur

11100 St. Clair Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44114

216/249-9644

 

Lee-Seville-Miles Citizens Council

Attention: Elvin M. Vauss, Jr. or Mary Alice Brooks

4688 E. 162Street

Cleveland OH 44128

662-7222

 

Maxine Levin Goodman College of Urban Affairs

Cleveland State University

Attention: Dr. Wendy A. Kellogg

Urban Affairs Building #127

1737 Euclid Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44115

216/687-5265

http://urban.csuohio.edu/~wendy/wendy.htm

 

Neighborhood Centers Association

Attention: Jacquie Gillon

3135 Euclid Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44115

216/391-4707

http://little.nhlink.net/nca/ncahome.htm

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Northeast District Office

Attention: Bill Skowronski

2110 E. Aurora Road

Twinsburg, OH 44087

330/963-1200

http://epa.ohio.gov

 

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Public Interest Center

Attention: Susan Willeke

1800 WaterMark Dr.

Columbus, OH 43215

614/644-3020

To call for free, dial the state operator at 216/787-3000 and ask for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

http://www.epa.ohio.gov/pic/

 

St. Clair Superior Coalition

Attention: Tim Nieberding

6408 Superior Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44103

216/881-0644

 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Eastern District Office

Attention: George Coder or Rich Winklhofer

25089 Center Ridge Road

Cleveland, OH 44145

440/835-5200

http://www.epa.gov

 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5

Attention: Stephen Goranson

77 W. Jackson Boulevard, MG-14J

Chicago, IL 60604

http://www.epa.gov/region5/

  

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