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DEC releases assessment of Pilgrim project

Editorial: Don’t speed up Pilgrim’s progress

200 groups ask state DEC for more comment time on Pilgrim pipeline plan

State health commissioner approves bio-monitoring of Newburgh residents

Lawmakers, Environmentalists, Urge Cuomo To Ban Oil, Gas Drilling Wastewater

Amid Water Crises, Deadline Approaches for DEC on Fracking Waste

Legislators and environmental organizations called on Governor Andrew Cuomo to complete his commitment to ban fracking, and to protect New York’s clean water, by directing his Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to ban waste from oil and gas operations.

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State to test Newburgh residents for contaminant in water supply

Rockland put at risk by Pilgrim pipeline plan: View

Commissioner of Health Zucker announces biomonitoring for Newburgh residents

Howard Zucker, New York State Commissioner of Health, said in testimony on Monday that City of Newburgh residents will be screened for perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) exposure through a biomonitoring program.

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Riverkeeper maps out how NYS must address growing water contamination concerns

Riverkeeper warned state legislators of dire risks to New York’s waterways due to inadequate funding of our water future. Looking forward, the group provided specific guidance for governmental authorities to step up their efforts to protect public health and the environment.

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