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VW will pay Garden State another $69m to settle pollution suit

VW will pay Garden State another $69m to settle pollution suit

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Volkswagen is agreeing to pay the state another $69 million to settle claims it violated New Jersey’s clean-air laws [go to article]

Cory Booker wants to tackle the ‘corporate villainy’ behind environmental injustice

Cory Booker wants to tackle the ‘corporate villainy’ behind environmental injustice

BRENTIN MOCK / CITYLAB - On October 23, Senator Cory Booker, one of the members of Congress most capable of harnessing bipartisan [go to article]

Coalition-led ballot question approved, safeguarding pollution settlements

ADAM SAMUEL / TAP INTO -Voters provided permanent relief to communities harmed by industrial pollution on Tuesday [go to article]

Carteret reaches $7.4M settlement with former smelter operator

LUKE NOZICKA / NJ.COM - The borough has reached a more than $7 million settlement with the owner of an old metals-refining [go to article]

As gas companies prepare pollution settlements, New Jersey voters limit how they can be spent

As gas companies prepare pollution settlements, New Jersey voters limit how they can be spent

DANIEL C. VOCK / GOVERNING - New Jersey is likely on the cusp of receiving hundreds of millions of dollars from companies [go to article]

NJ puts new rule in place to limit air pollution from soot

NJ puts new rule in place to limit air pollution from soot

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state yesterday adopted a rule that aims to keep New Jersey in compliance with [go to article]

Voters have chance to dedicate polluter’s dollars to environmental clean up

Voters have chance to dedicate polluter’s dollars to environmental clean up

STEVE LENOX / TAP - While the New Jersey governor’s race may be the marquee statewide matchup on the November 7th ballot [go to article]

Environmental justice: The new civil rights?

Environmental justice: The new civil rights?

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Calling it the civil rights issue of their time, environmental justice advocates yesterday [go to article]

Booker bill takes aim at environmental injustices

DAVID CRUZ / NJTV NEWS - In the shadow of Route 280, which cuts across Newark like an ugly scar [go to article]

When polluters pay states for their damage, who should benefit?

When polluters pay states for their damage, who should benefit?

DANIEL C. VOCK / GOVERNING - New Jersey is likely on the cusp of receiving hundreds of millions of dollars from companies [go to article]

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