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Pollution of the Hudson River


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.

Hudson River PCBs Superfund Site | US Environmental Protection ...


What's New. Hudson River PCBs Superfund Site CAG Five-Year Review Workshop Thursday, May 5, 2016 1:00 p.m.. Saratoga Spa Park Administration Building

Healthy Rivers and Ecosystems | NRDC


An overview of the three-decade-long battle to remove toxic PCB's from the Hudson river, from the Natural Resources Defense Council.

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.

Hudson River PCB Dredging Project


General Electric provides information about PCB contamination and environmental clean-up of the Hudson River. Page includes the status of the project to ...

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 ...

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.

Trial set over GE pollution of Hudson River - Times Union


Apr 8, 2016 ... Trial set over GE pollution of Hudson River. Halfmoon, Saratoga County Water Authority ask GE to pay in federal court action. By Brendan J.

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 ...

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Hudson River PCBs -Riverkeeper


Pollution Enforcement Actions · American Sugar Refining Penalty ... EPA's Hudson River PCB's Superfund Site Dredging Project Update Fall 2009 (5.2MB, PDF) ...

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 ...

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.