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Today's Environmental News in New York

Pols want NYCHA action after lead found in girl’s blood.

Environmental Health News: New York - Wed, 2015-04-15 10:00
A group of angry elected officials want to know why a 2-year-old girl, who has lived her entire life in public housing, has dangerously high levels of lead in her blood.

Environmentalists demand broader PCB cleanup in upper Hudson River.

Environmental Health News: New York - Wed, 2015-04-15 10:00
A group of environmentalists and elected officials renewed their call Tuesday for a broader cleanup of the upper-Hudson River as a final year of dredging looms.

State plan envisions food distribution center near PCB-tainted canal in Fort Edward.

Environmental Health News: New York - Tue, 2015-04-14 10:00
The trouble is, the canal is nearly impassable for cargo vessels due to PCBs that have filled up the navigation channel.

Toxic toys are partly to blame for increasing kids' cancer rates and developmental disabilities, advocate says.

Environmental Health News: New York - Tue, 2015-04-14 10:00
Child advocates say some of the increase in child cancer rates can be attributed to toys parents give their children and the clothes they put on their backs.

Oil spill by Lake Oscawana in Putnam Valley has residents worried about well water.

Environmental Health News: New York - Tue, 2015-04-14 10:00
An oil spill of up to 200 gallons by Lake Oscawana in Putnam Valley has residents worried about their well water.

Brooklyn tot has high levels of toxic lead while NYCHA denies paint is a problem.

Environmental Health News: New York - Mon, 2015-04-13 10:00
When tests showed Helen Jackson’s 2-year-old daughter had dangerous levels of toxic lead in her blood, the worried mom instantly suspected her public housing apartment.
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