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April 03, 2013 · By Cassandra Profita

Portland Oil Recycling Company Mired In PCB-Laden Oil

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered Portland-based Oil Re-Refining Company to dispose of 150,000 gallons of PCB-contaminated oil or face a $450,000 penalty.

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Filed under: Environment, Land, PCBs, Recycling

Jan. 21, 2011 · By Cassandra Profita

Corps: Bradford Island is less toxic, still needs work

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Filed under: Water, Bradford Island, Columbia River Basin, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, PCBs, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

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In the Pacific Northwest, the environment is personal - it's where we live, work and play. Oregon Public Broadcasting's Ecotrope will bring you news and insight on the region’s environmental issues. Site curator Cassandra Profita is an award-winning reporter with degrees in journalism and environmental studies.

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