Gallery: NYC Parents Sue DOE to Speed Up Removal of PCB Tainted Lights ...

We haven’t heard much lately about the continuing battle to have PCB-tainted light fixtures removed from city schools, but on Wednesday, NYC parents filed a federal lawsuit in response to the city’s refusal to replace PCB laden light fixtures within a shorter time frame. Despite calls by City Council, the DEP, and the EPA to replace the light fixtures in 5 years, the city has decided to do it over a 10 year period, much to the shock of many parents.

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