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Pollution of the Hudson River - Wikipedia

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General Electric's pollution of the Hudson River with polychlorinated biphenyls ( PCBs) between 1947 and 1977 is the major historic contamination of the ...

How is the Hudson Doing? - NYS Dept. of Environmental ...

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A brief history of Hudson River water quality and pollution issues, cleanup successes, and remaining concerns.

Hudson River Cleanup | Hudson River PCBs Superfund Site | US EPA

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Feb 23, 2016 ... However, an era of industrial pollution left its mark on the treasured river. Today, 200 miles of the Hudson River is classified by EPA as a ...

Hudson River Data - Riverkeeper

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Become a Member · Make A Donation · Stay Informed · Volunteer Opportunities · Report A Pollution Violation · Take Action · Minimize Your Impact · Attend Our ...

Hudson River PCBs - Riverkeeper

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Pollution Enforcement Actions ... It is important to note that the Hudson River Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA), a process that ... EPA's Hudson River PCB's Superfund Site Dredging Project Update Fall 2009 (5.2MB, PDF) ...

Other Hudson River Pollutants - Riverkeeper

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Other Hudson River Pollutants. PCBS. Between 1947 and 1977, General Electric dumped an estimated 1.3 million pounds of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) ...

Once Feared, Now Celebrated, Hudson River Cleanup Nears Its ...

www.npr.org/2015/06/06/412335354/once-feared-now-celebrated-hudson-river-cleanup-nears-its-end

Jun 6, 2015 ... As a result, people were warned against swimming and eating the fish. The Hudson became a symbol for sick and polluted rivers nationwide.

Final lawsuit over GE's Hudson River PCB pollution nearly settled ...

www.timesunion.com/tuplus-local/article/Final-lawsuit-over-GE-s-Hudson-River-PCB-8563072.php

Jul 29, 2016 ... An excavator brings up sediment off of the bed of the Hudson River on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012, in Fort Edward, N.Y. (Dan Little/ Times ...

Pollution & the Hudson River - Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies

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control water pollution, cities and industries dumped all sorts of things in the ... The Hudson River‟s water quality improved after the 1972 Clean Water Act, ...

Federal Agencies Demand General Electric Continue Cleaning Up ...

www.ibtimes.com/federal-agencies-demand-general-electric-continue-cleaning-its-hudson-river-pollution-2119138

Sep 29, 2015 ... The Hudson River will be left "unacceptably contaminated," if General ... General Electric Continue Cleaning Up Its Hudson River Pollution.