The IRE website will be unavailable while we complete routine maintenance on Friday, April 16 from 8-10 am CT.
IRE favicon

Shop

Resource ID: #9319
Subject: Cancer
Source: Saratogian (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Affiliation: 
Date: 

$0.00

Description

The Saratogian (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.) investigates the widespread illness among residents on Canal Road; many became ill when they drank the water, and some had cancer; interviews revealed that industrial waste had been buried in the former Erie Canal; the state, which had been dragging its feet on the matter, sped up its study and located toxic waste, then estabished a cancer study, November - December 1992.

141 Neff Annex   |   Missouri School of Journalism Columbia, MO 65211   |   573-882-2042   |   info@ire.org   |   Privacy Policy
apartmentpenciluserscalendar-fullcrossmenuwarning linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram