Brooklyn This Week

A history of Brooklyn’s most toxic waterways

September 26, 2019 Season 1 Episode 45
Brooklyn This Week
A history of Brooklyn’s most toxic waterways
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Brooklyn This Week
A history of Brooklyn’s most toxic waterways
Sep 26, 2019 Season 1 Episode 45
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Show Notes

Coal tar, oil, and used contraceptives are only some of the items routinely found floating on the highly polluted Gowanus Canal and Newtown Creek — Brooklyn’s two federal Superfund sites. Though the waterways are only a few miles away from each other, they have vastly different stories. 



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