Anatomy of a Toxic Spill: The Hudson River PCB StoryLoading Next Slide
Pipe Next To Falls Through this and several other pipes, over one million pounds of PCBs were `discharged´ into the Hudson River. G.E. maintains that these discharges were legal, but during the early 1970´s, when New York State was trying to get G.E. to moderate its reckless polluting, G.E. would simply threaten to leave the state, lock, stock, and jobs, causing the state to back down.
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