Toxic Waste at Love Canal

Niagara Falls, NY

1978-toxic-waste-at-love-canal.jpgJournalist Michael H. Brown investigates the history of toxic waste dumping in the Love Canal community, causing a high incidence of birth defects and miscarriages. The disaster eventually led to the passage of CERCLA, also known as “œSuperfund,” in 1980.

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