Dozens of Superfund sites in NJ

Dozens of Superfund sites in NJ

The United States Environmental Protection Agency makes a distinction between the redevelopment of land that has been designated as Superfund areas and other contaminated sites such as brownfields. For the former, there are nearly 60 sites in New Jersey that have cleared some level of remediation to be declared safe for reuse, and these now … Read more

Lawyers: the Senate bill means environmental health, even harm

Lawyers: the Senate bill means environmental health, even harm

Billions of dollars in climate and environmental investments could flow to US communities that have been plagued by pollution and climate threats for decades if the proposed inflation reduction law becomes law. The bill, announced by senses Chuck Schumer and Joe Manchin last month, could also kick-start the transition to clean energy in regions still … Read more

How companies are cleaning the world’s most polluted rivers

How companies are cleaning the world’s most polluted rivers

Every year, millions of tons of plastic waste are discharged into the ocean, most of it coming from around 1,000 hyper-polluting rivers. And with overall waste production set to increase by more than 75% by 2050, the problem is set to get worse. Companies around the world have turned their attention to the river litter … Read more