Sludge News

Sludge Newsroom and Press Releases


News about community and public health concerns, environmental degradation, and other adverse effects of the disposal of sewage sludge on land are in the press everyday.

Press about sludge can be found here, and by searching your local newspaper.

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What's New at United Sludge-Free Alliance

Biosolids: Mix Human Waste with Toxic Chemicals then Spread on Crops Tom Perkins, October 5, 2019, The Guardian

Toxic Chemicals Can Be Dumped into the Merrimack River David Abel, Boston Globe, November 5, 2019

Maine Farmer's Blood Tests High for 'Forever ChemicalsPFAS Project, August 8, 2019

Forever Chemicals Coming to Your Table, if Not Already There Pat Rizzuto, Bloomberg Environment, September 27, 2019