Environment Connecticut

  • Report: 224,000 pounds of toxics dumped into Connecticut’s waterways in 2012

    HARTFORD, Conn. – Industrial facilities discharged 224,029 pounds of toxic waste into Connecticut waterways in 2012, according to a June 19 report from the Environment Connecticut Research & Policy Center. Environment Connecticut, a statewide citizen-based environmental advocacy organization, released its report Thursday titled, “Wasting Our Waterways: Toxic Industrial Pollution and Restoring the Promise of the…