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FACTSHEET: A Primer on Sterigenics and Ethylene Oxide

FACTSHEET: A Primer on Sterigenics and Ethylene Oxide

Sterigenics in Kingsbury uses a human carcinogen to sterilize medical devices. This factsheet explains why we should be concerned and what actions we can take to get the company to reduce the risk.

FACT SHEET: A Primer on Sterigenics and Ethylene Oxide

FACT SHEET: A Primer on Sterigenics and Ethylene Oxide

Read this factsheet to learn about what it is that Sterigenics plants do and how they release dangerous human carcinogens.

What is Zero Waste??

What is Zero Waste??

A comprehensive and concise overview of Zero Waste

FACTSHEET: Trash Incineration (“Waste-to-Energy”)

FACTSHEET: Trash Incineration (“Waste-to-Energy”)

Incineration 101 - Municipal solid waste (trash) incineration is the most expensive and polluting way
to manage waste or to make energy. Only 11.7% of U.S. trash in the U.S. is incinerated. The rest is recycled, composted or landfilled. Here's an overview on why Incineration is not a viable method of waste disposal.

How to access environmental information from state and local government in New York.

How to access environmental information from state and local government in New York.