Dewey Loeffel Toxic Landfill Bill Offers $80,000 to Fill Tax Gap

May 2012
Hazardous Waste/Superfund Alert;5/23/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 9, p8
The article offers information that a bill regarding the Dewey Loeffel toxic landfill in southern Rensselaer County, New York sponsored by Senator Roy McDonald has passed in the Senate of New York. It reflects that the bill provides around 80,000 U.S. dollars per year to municipalities surrounding the landfill in order to make up for lost tax revenue. It reports that Dewey Loeffel landfill was added to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Superfund list in March 2011.


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