New York City school officials have agreed to assess the environmental risks posed by PCBs in school buildings and to come up with a plan for cleanups and for reducing potential exposure, federal officials said...January 20 2010 / No comment / Read More »
Protecting the water New Yorkers drink is the goal behind several settlements announced today between the state and medical facilities. Under the agreement announced by State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo today, five medical facilities have...January 12 2010 / No comment / Read More »
Following the second deadly brown tide in two years, New York conservation officials are planning to list Long Island’s Great South Bay among the state’s “impaired waters,” a move that requires devising a strategy to...
Lawyers for New York City are trying to convince a jury in a federal trial that Exxon Mobil knew that an additive that it used in gasoline would contaminate groundwater. The trial, which began on...August 7 2009 / No comment / Read More »