News in Review Environmental Cleanups: Who Pays?

News in Review Environmental Cleanups: Who Pays?

Charges of racism swirl around the controversy over the cleanup of the Sydney tar pits. Responsibility for cleanup of military dumps left behind at the DEW line in Canada’s north following the Cold War have also been hotly contested. Toxic chemical dumps, environmental accidents involving dangerous substances and the problematic roles of the corporate world, military organizations and governments are all factors in this News in Review story. The questions of responsibility for chemical pollution, political accountability and financial liability are fundamental to this environmental story.

  • 1998
  • 00:15:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/1998
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