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Marine Transfer Station

Trash Talk

Matthew Resnick | Posted 10.03.2012 | Teen
Matthew Resnick

Despite fierce opposition and relentless efforts from city residents, the Bloomberg Administration still plans to build a 10-story waste transfer station on East 91st Street in Manhattan.

Taking on Our Fair Share of the City's Waste Burden

Melissa Mark-Viverito | Posted 09.18.2012 | New York
Melissa Mark-Viverito

Our trash does not magically disappear overnight -- it has to go somewhere. Residents for Sane Trash Solutions should join the rest of us in taking on their fair share of the city's waste burden.

One Step Backwards, One Step Forward

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.06.2012 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit on behalf of New York and ten other states with the mission of compelling the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to issue new regulations on soot pollution.

Garbage In, Garbage Out

Henry J. Stern | Posted 03.15.2012 | New York
Henry J. Stern

For some years, New York City has been planning to construct a marine transfer station on the Manhattan side of the East River. Rhetoric on both sides has next to nothing to do with the merits of the project.