Final round of blood monitoring confirms exposure-prevention measures work
JERSEY CITY, N.J., Jan. 20, 2017 – A report summarizing the results of a voluntary blood monitoring program administered by the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute (EOHSI) at the Rutgers School of Public Health confirms that the multiple and overlapping measures to prevent human exposure to chromium during PPG’s soil cleanup activities at the Garfield Avenue sites have been effective. Read more
Progress being made but much work remains,Riccio says in report
You can speak with the experts at public meeting
JERSEY CITY, N.J., June 1, 2016 – A public meeting will enable residents and other interested parties to speak with the experts in connection with PPG’s chromium cleanups. Read more
A comprehensive air monitoring program at the Garfield Avenue Site is designed to protect workers and the surrounding community.
Learn more about PPG Industries' goal to hire Jersey City-based firms for the supply of products and services as its cleanup sites.
Residents living near PPG Industries' chromium cleanup sites can request an inspection of their homes if they suspect chromium waste is in or on their property.