Finger Lakes Zero Waste Coalition tests Ontario County's right to ignore recycling in favor of a contract with Casella

NYSDEC's water withdrawal permitting program and the Ravenswood power plant in Queens

Testimony to NYS Democratic Conference regarding fracking waste in New York

Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale solid waste is being disposed at New York landfills

New York towns can still regulate wind farms under Article 10 of the Public Service Law

New York towns can ban or regulate solid waste landfills

residents living near a CAFO or other noxious facility can grieve their taxes to reflect diminution in value

The Farmersville landfill controversy in Cattaraugus County


President Clinton's Executive Order on Environmental Justice (1997)

Review of Christopher Foreman, Jr., The Promise and Peril of Environmental Justice (1998)

Concepts of Community in Environmental Disputes: Farmersville and Western New York's Garbage War (1999)

The Market for Environmental Justice (2000)

Inconvenient Truths About Wind Energy (2010)

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