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Concerns over 1,4-dioxane hang over Ringwood community advisory group meeting

DAVID M. ZIMMER / NORTHJERSEY.COM - An environmental group reported elevated readings of a dangerous, yet little known chemical [go to article]

EPA: Air pollution rule should be delayed – despite its effect on children

EPA: Air pollution rule should be delayed – despite its effect on children

OLIVER MILMAN / THE GUARDIAN - The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed delaying a federal air pollution rule for two years [go to article]

NJ launches largest landfill remediation project ever in Kearny

JEN URSILLO / NJ 101.5 - The Department of Environmental Protection is launching a nearly $40 million project to cap [go to article]

Report: Contamination in Ringwood could threaten the Wanaque Reservoir

SCOTT FALLON / NORTHJERSEY.COM - High levels of a dangerous chemical at the Ringwood Superfund site are a potential threat [go to article]

Bringing balloons down to earth: Bill would end mass release

SCOTT FALLON / NORTHJERSEY.COM - Intentionally releasing helium-filled balloons as part of celebrations, remembrances or any organized [go to article]

EPA delays federal ozone standard, slows NJ’s efforts to reduce smog

EPA delays federal ozone standard, slows NJ’s efforts to reduce smog

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state’s worst air pollution problem may take a bit longer to clean up. The Environmental [go to article]

Editorial: No help in sight lifting NJ smog

Editorial: No help in sight lifting NJ smog

DAILY RECORD - New Jersey will continue choking on the smog generated in large part by other states thanks to the federal Environmental [go to article]

Who pays for one of the costliest cleanups ever?

Who pays for one of the costliest cleanups ever?

E&E NEWS - Lurking under the surface of the lower 8.3 miles of New Jersey's Passaic River are blue crabs, fish and tens of thousands of pounds June 14, 2017No CommentRead More

N.J. to stop notorious Meadowlands landfill from polluting Passaic River after years of delay

SCOTT FALLON / NORTHJERSEY.COM - A 94-acre landfill in the Meadowlands will be walled off to prevent oil, insecticides, sewage [go to article]

Air quality alert in effect as temperatures forecast to reach 90s Monday and Tuesday

DANIEL NEE / BRICK SHOREBEAT - The mercury will rise into the 90s Monday at Tuesday at the Shore, including towns directly [go to article]

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