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Pollution of the Hudson River - Wikipedia


General Electric's pollution of the Hudson River with polychlorinated biphenyls ( PCBs) between 1947-77 is the major historic contamination of the Hudson River  ...

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


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

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


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.

GE Nears End of Hudson River Cleanup - WSJ


Nov 11, 2015 ... After seven years, the removal of 310000 pounds of pollutants and at least ... A crew performed dredging work along the upper Hudson River in ...

Germs make it Hudson Shiver! - NY Daily News


Jul 19, 2013 ... Looking to beat the heat? Don't jump in the Hudson. The river is polluted with high levels of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, a new study shows.

Dredging up the truth - Times Union


Mar 8, 2014 ... A view of the former GE plant near the Hudson River on March 25, 2014 ..... Much of the Hudson River's pollution occurred when PCBs were ...

Federal Agencies Demand General Electric Continue Cleaning Up ...


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

Report: GE polluted drinking water supplies in Hudson River towns


Sep 3, 2015 ... ALBANY — Groundwater in at least three upstate towns is contaminated by pollutants that General Electric dumped into the Hudson River for ...

Federal agencies feud over Hudson River PCB clean-up | NCPR ...


Sep 30, 2015 ... Federal agencies feud over Hudson River PCB clean-up ... be reduced if the company does more to clean up polluted hotspots that remain.

Hudson River - Pollution - Bryant Community Webs - Bryant University


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


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 PCBs - Riverkeeper


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) ...

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


Jul 29, 2016 ... General Electric Co. has agreed to pay Halfmoon $5.6 million to resolve a federal lawsuit the town filed seven years ago seeking ...