Articles Tagged ‘epa’

Bethpage's Toxic Plume Creeps Closer to Drinking Water Wells

Bethpage’s Toxic Plume Creeps Closer To Contaminating More Public Drinking Water Supplies

John Caruso points to an orange pushpin on a poster-size map propped up against a wall inside Massapequa Water District’s conference room. Unlike the charts…



Officials in front of house that was first to join the pilot program

LIPA Pushes Green Home Remodeling Program

The Long Island Power Authority announced Tuesday it is joining…



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Detoxification and Health

There was a blanket of fresh snow covering the Island when my wife and I welcomed our first child into the world a few weeks…



Toxic Seaweed: Wastewater and sludge flows from Nassau County Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant has spawned mammoth swells of hydrogen sulfide-emitting seaweed in Point Lookout.

EPA Releases $11M To Fix Bay Park Sewage Plant

Following years of urging, and currently amid illegal discharges of…



Problems Still Rampant At Cedar Creek Sewage Plant

April Press investigation into myriad hazards at Cedar Creek Sewage Plant sparks investigations, death threats, demands and outrage. Dangers are still rampant at the plant



Alice In Greenland

Want to take a trip down the environmental rabbit hole? Spark a discussion about climate change and watch human warming reach extremes far greater than…