Category Archives: Rhode Island News

EPA Analysis Shows 2014 Increase of Toxic Chemical Releases in Rhode Island

EPA Analysis Shows 2014 Increase of Toxic Chemical Releases in Rhode Island BOSTON – EPA’s most recent Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) data is now available for the reporting year of 2014. In Rhode Island, the reporting data show that overall releases of pollutants to the environment increased since the previous reporting year (2013). TRI information…
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Settlement Ensures Better Protection for Community of Cranston, Rhode Island

Settlement Ensures Better Protection for Community of Cranston, Rhode Island BOSTON – The community around a Cranston, R.I. freight service center that stores damaged containers of products that may contain hazardous chemicals will be safer as the result of a settlement between the company and the US Environmental Protection Agency. Con-way Freight has agreed to…
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