05/07/2013 05:31 pm ET

Spectra Pipeline: Could Radon Exposure Or A Natural Gas Explosion Be Concerns For NYC Residents?

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A little-known pipeline is stirring a fierce debate in New York City.

A new natural gas pipeline being built from Staten Island through New Jersey to New York City has environmental activists and area residents fearing a possible explosion, exposure to radioactive gas and questioning the the demand for the resource altogether.

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