February 15, 2022

Lights Out Norlite Responds To DEC Order On Dust

DEC has issued a Notice of Violation to the Norlite hazardous waste incinerator and aggregate producer in Cohoes for fugitive dust that is blowing off-site and onto neighboring residential properties. Norlite must immediately halt the dispersal of the dust and develop a plan of action within 60 days. Joe Ritchie, a resident of the Saratoga Sites housing complex across the tracks from Norite and an organizer with Lights Out Norlite, talks to Mark Dunlea of Hudson Mohawk Radio Network. For more information: hmean.org/lights-out-norlite/

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