Dispute over Wheatfield landfill test results

NYDEC Wrong On Wheatfield Landfill

WHEATFIELD, N.Y. -- The Department of Environmental Conservation on Tuesday said a toxic landfill in Wheatfield isn’t leaching chemicals onto nearby properties.

But Michael Stag, a New Orleans attorney representing current and former residents in a lawsuit, contends that the state got it wrong. In addition, he warned state authorities more than a month ago that his testing found dangerous levels of chemicals inside homes, not the soil.

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