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Clearwater, Riverkeeper, Scenic Hudson to EPA: Get a Grip on GE’s PCB Cleanup

Hudson Valley, N.Y. – Riverkeeper, Clearwater and Scenic Hudson are demanding immediate action from federal authorities in response to revelations of flawed fish data and premature dismantling of equipment used in the historic Hudson River PCBs cleanup project – problems … Continue reading

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Investors, Boaters Urge GE to Finish Cleanup of PCBs It Dumped

  The Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment and the Hudson River Boat & Yacht Club Association both released letters this week calling on General Electric to continue cleaning up PCBs it dumped in the Hudson River beyond the end of this year. After an EPA-mandated … Continue reading

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Hudson River Estuary Added to “Great Waters” List

America’s Great Waters Coalition has declared the Hudson Estuary and watershed as one of the nation’s “Great Waters,” recognizing the river’s national importance Continue reading

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Enviro Groups Welcome Mandatory EPA Checkup on Hudson River PCB Cleanup

Five-Year Review has potential to ensure the most effective cleanup The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that, while the Hudson River cleanup continues this year, the agency will simultaneously perform a necessary evaluation to determine just how close General … Continue reading

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The Power of the People and the River

By Tom O’Dowd, Sentimental Education Specialist                          Some Young Men at the Helm participants flex some Hudson River muscle! Well it wasn’t too long ago that I was writing about … Continue reading

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