Myron Arnowitt

Pennsylvania Director, Clean Water Action

LocationPittsburgh, PA

Preferred pronounhe/him

Email address

Telephone number4125921283

Twitter account@@CleanWaterMyron

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Biographical information

Myron Arnowitt is currently Pennsylvania Director for Clean Water Action. He has worked for 30 years as a community organizer for a variety of neighborhood, environmental, and social justice organizations in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and Chester, PA. He has worked with communities facing significant air quality problems in southwest Pennsylvania, including helping residents establish a community air monitoring program, and distributing home air filters to address air quality for vulnerable residents. He has worked with residents to address local drinking water contamination from a variety of sources. In addition, Mr. Arnowitt has worked with several Pennsylvania school districts, including the Pittsburgh School District in developing Integrated Pest Management policies to promote least toxic alternatives to chemical pesticide applications. He currently serves on the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s Water Resources Advisory Committee.