Information on Persistent Organic Pollutants PLUS press conference about POPs and NY State government

Persistent Organic Pollutants are chemical substances that appear in the air, and in animal fat. POPs is a nickname for these harmful pollutants. Cancer Action New York studies the problem of POPs. The organization attempts to get various layers of government to acknowledge the reality of POPs,  to take logical steps to reduce POPs, and […]

Babylon STOP & Spring Cleanup Day 4/9/11

IW: My mother was on the original Suffolk County committee that named and instituted STOP days. Date:     4/9/2011 Time:     7:30 AM – 2:30 PM Location:     Residential Recycling Center, Field Street, West Babylon Contact Info:     Residential Recycling Center  49-9346 The Town of Babylon will hold a free Spring Cleanup Day on Saturday, […]

Safer Dry Cleaning

With the help of the Issues Program Director Beth Fiteni from Neighborhood Network, I was able to find Holiday Park Cleaners, 1025 Fulton St, Farmingdale, NY11735 (631) 694-6954, who use Rynex, a non-carcinegenic, non-hazardous waste cleaning solution. The bonus is that their prices are similar to other dry cleaners, and the service very personable. from […]