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The Gowanus Canal. Eagle file photo by Rob Abruzzese

Gowanus Canal cleanup to officially start in September

January 29 | Scott Enman

The federal agency tasked with cleaning up the Gowanus Canal issued an order on Tuesday, legally requiring six companies deemed responsible for the waterway’s pollution to start remediation efforts by September. The Environmental Protection Agency’s order requires that the parties begin full scale dredging and capping of the upper portion of the canal from Butler […]

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