April 20, 2022

Cancer Clusters from Norlite in Cohoes, DOH Data Shows

Lights Out Norlite held a news conference on April 20 to release data from the NYS Department of Health’s cancer registry showing significantly elevated lung cancer incidence in the areas downwind of Norlite’s operations in Cohoes, which is also the area where Norlite’s carcinogenic dust is distributed. We hear from New York biochemist and cancer researcher Chris Sevinsky, PhD, who lives a mile from Norlite.

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