22 Jun '11, 10pm

Living Green: A High Point for the Hudson - With GE finally dredging PCB pollution from the Hudson River, ending one...

June 22, 2011 at 6:12PM by Ned Sullivan | comment On two fronts, Monday, June 6, was a momentous day in the history of New York's Hudson River—and a hopeful one in terms of its future. For starters, it marked the beginning of Phase 2 of General Electric Corp.'s PCB cleanup. This massive undertaking will remove millions of tons of these toxins located in "hotspots" around and downriver from two upstate manufacturing plants where GE had dumped the chemicals for three decades, ending in the mid-70s. Two years ago I wrote about how GE had commenced Phase 1 of this project , which is being overseen by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The initial phase was basically a test to see if removing the chemicals from the riverbed via dredging was feasible and, more important, would result in a healthier Hudson. An independent panel of scientists that reviewed the results...

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sg.news.yahoo.com 23 Jun '11, 7am

A body was found at Punggol River. (Yahoo! photo/Jeanette Tan) The body of an 83-year-old man was found in Punggol River o...

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asiaone.com 23 Jun '11, 10am

THE body of an 83-year-old man was found in Punggol River on Wednesday at 7am. Mr Lim Ong Sai, a retiree, was found fully ...

What does a river look like in art form? Here's Brazilian fashion designer Ronaldo Fraga's answer by @paualvarado

What does a river look like in art form? Here's...

treehugger.com 23 Jun '11, 6pm

Photos: Rio Sao Francisco by Ronaldo Fraga . Top Brazilian fashion designer Ronaldo Fraga grew up thinking the Sao Francis...

Local Knowledge: 2011 Travelers Championship: The PGA Tour is in Cromwell, Conn., at TPC River Highlands this we...

Local Knowledge: 2011 Travelers Championship: T...

pga.com 23 Jun '11, 3pm

I believe it says that we have a great sponsor in the Travelers, a golf course which Tour players enjoy year after year, a...

Hydro Green Energy Seeks Approval For 7 Mississ...

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