Fourth Season of Dredging Begins in Upper Hudson: Expected to Reach Halfway Point

May 2013
Hazardous Waste/Superfund Alert;5/10/2013, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p4
The article offers information on the beginning of fourth season of dredging by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Upper Hudson of New York State. It states that majority of the area in the Upper Hudson are being dredged to remove sediment contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). It further states that 2.65 million cubic yards of PCB-contaminated sediment from a 40-mile stretch of the upper Hudson River between Fort Edward and Troy, New York is targeted in dredging project.


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