Publications

Superfund Sites

Superfund

Superfund 35th Anniversary Report: Polluters Pay So Children Can Play

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Superfund 25th Anniversary Report

This text is a ten page narrative on the history of Superfund, the financial foundation of the program and the current funding shortfall. The report additionally includes a profile of a Superfund site in every state in the US, a profile of Superfund sites in Puerto Rico, a US PIRG state-by-state Taxpayer Impact Chart, and a state-by-state list of all Superfund sites from 1980 to 2005.

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Superfund: In the Eye of the Storm

This report addresses the large corporations that are declaring bankruptcy to avoid the cost of cleaning up their site. American taxpayers are then left holding an enormous cleanup bill which is paid for by Superfund, a program funded entirely with taxpayer dollars. There is only one solution–Congress must reinstate the polluter pays fees.

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Understanding Superfund

This guidebook explains the cleanup process, the problems communities have with this program and lists of some great resources.

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Love Canal

Love Canal: A Fact Pack

This is an abbreviated version of the Love Canal tragedy written by the leaders of the Love Canal Homeowners Association. It gives a brief history of Love Canal, goes through a summary of key events, discusses health studies conducted at the site, and gives a biography of Lois Gibbs.

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Love Canal: A Guidebook

This is an abbreviated version of the Love Canal tragedy written by the leaders of the Love Canal Homeowners Association. It gives a brief history of Love Canal, goes through a summary of key events, discusses health studies conducted at the site, and gives a biography of Lois Gibbs. Some of the most memorable news clips about Love Canal have also been included in this guidebook.

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Love Canal: A Chronology of Events

This publication is an excellent companion to Love Canal: The Story Continues. Written by the leaders of the Love Canal Homeowners Association, this book gives a chronological account of the events of Love Canal. It includes health effects, pollutant charts and maps that could be a model for your community.

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Love Canal: The Story Continues

The young housewife who organized the residents of the Love Canal neighborhood to publicize their plight and protest to state and federal officials updates the struggle to persuade government officials to act. This updated version includes an additional Prologue and Afterword which bring events up to 1998, the anniversary of the Love Canal disaster, and with a Foreword by Ralph Nader.

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Everyone’s Backyard- CHEJ’s Past Publications

Everyone’s Backyard is CHEJ’s quarterly magazine that highlights community stories around the country, what we’re up to, and more.

 

EBY- Spring 2001 EBY- Summer 2001 EBY- Fall 2001

EBY- Winter 2002 EBY- Summer 2002 EBY- Fall 2002 EBY- Spring 2002

EBY- Winter 2003 EBY- Spring 2003 EBY- Summer 2003

EBY- Winter 2004 EBY- Spring 2004 EBY- Summer 2004 EBY- Fall 2004

EBY- Fall 2005 EBY- Spring 2005 EBY- Summer 2005 EBY- Winter 2005

EBY- Summer 2006 EBY- Spring 2006 EBY- Fall 2006

EBY- Fall 2007 EBY- Winter 2007

EBY- Summer 2008 EBY- Spring 2008 EBY- Winter 2008 EBY- Fall 2008

EBY- Winter 2009 EBY- Spring 2009 EBY- Fall 2009

EBY- Summer 2010 EBY- Spring 2010 EBY- Fall 2010 EBY- Winter 2010

EBY- Winter 2011 EBY- Spring 2011 EBY- Summer 2011

EBY- Fall 2012 EBY- Spring 2012 EBY- Summer 2012 EBY- Winter 2012

EBY- Winter 2013 EBY- Spring 2013 EBY- Summer 2013 EBY- Fall 2013