Links to documents relative to the work of the Housatonic River Initiative.
Spring 1998 – US EPA – Fact Sheet
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s New England Office recently completed risk evaluations on human health and ecological impacts on a two-mile section of the Housatonic River. The two evaluations document the widespread prevalence and high concentrations of PCBs in and along the two-mile section of river and the significant human health and environmental risks from exposure to those PCBs.
Fact Sheet Spring 1998: Human Health Evaluation and Ecological Risk Assessment Regarding PCB Contamination in Pittsfield, MA
Feb. 1998 MA Attorney General report
Report of Attorney General Harshbarger Relative to the workshop held on February 5th, 1998 Regrading Health Concerns Relating to PCB contamination in Pittsfield and Southern Berkshire County. Read the PDF.