Yaphank Well Water Found To Be Contaminated With Dangerous ChemicalsA superfund site has been designated in Yaphank, Long Island, and the well water there was determined to be contaminated.
Proposed 12-Story Complex On LI's Gold Coast Faces Local OppositionNew plans for Garvies Point includes a two 12-story, 1,100-unit residential towers -- what opponents have dubbed an 'urban-scale giant.'
Hackensack River Moves Toward Superfund DesignationThe Hackensack River is moving closer to gaining a federal Superfund designation that could trigger a cleanup of the tainted sediment in the waterway.
Toxic Chemicals Shut Halloween Bash At Brooklyn Superfund Site, Officials Call For ProbeAssemblyman Joseph Lentol is calling for state officials to investigate the permit process for pop-up parties like Cityfox's cancelled Halloween bash.
Garfield Residents Worry After EPA Says It Can't Afford To Clean Polluted SiteResidents in Garfield are living in fear after the federal government said it doesn't have the money to clean up land contaminated by cancer-causing chromium.
City, Parents Of Cancer Kids Reach $12M Settlement Over Bronx LandfillPelham Bay landfill was eventually designated a federal Superfund site. Twelve children who lived nearby developed cancer -- three of whom died.
Bergen County Toxic Site To Be DemolishedThe old factory spilled cancer-causing chromic acid into the groundwater and potentially into the nearby Passaic River. The toxic water polluted more than a dozen nearby homes.
Should There Be A New Bergen Co. Superfund Site?Dangerous levels of chromium have many Garfield residents questioning their safety and federal officials will field questions at a meeting tonight.