NJ Landfill’s Stench A Nuisance, Not A Hazard: Report

Law360, New York (January 16, 2013, 6:42 PM EST) -- Odors emanating from a Roxbury, N.J., landfill that has battled with the state and a proposed class of residents are a nuisance, but not a health hazard, a court-appointed independent environmental expert said in a report Tuesday.

Following a request from Morris County Superior Court Judge Deanne M. Wilson, John Trela of TRC Cos. Inc. evaluated possible health effects from odors wafting from the Fenimore Landfill and found that although the odors are attributable to hydrogen sulfide, a potentially poisonous gas, current emissions aren't a health...
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