Wednesday Oct 14, 2015 | 1 comment
By SCOTT GURIAN, NJ Spotlight
You don’t have to go any further than late-night monologues to know New Jersey’s reputation as a toxic dump. We came by that reputation honestly. As an early leader in industry and manufacturing — much of it in the chemical sector — New Jersey provided a good standard of living for workers and has become one of the richest states in the union.
But not without a cost: Acres upon acres of toxic waste.