Parts Per Billion
About This Show
Parts Per Billion is an environmental policy podcast from Bloomberg BNA. Each episode of Parts Per Billion features interesting discussions about what’s happening in Congress, in the courts and in federal agencies. We cover everything from air pollution to toxic chemicals to corporate sustainability and, of course, climate change. Learn more at http://www.bna.com/energy-environment-blog.
Most Recent Episode
Ep 42: Anyone Want to Buy a Superfund Site?
Sometimes businesses leave toxic waste in their wake when they shut down a factory. What should be done with that contaminated land?
That's where the EPA's Superfund program comes in. Its mission is to clean up the land and makes it usable for someone else.
But who really wants to buy a Superfund site?
For the latest of Parts Per Billion, Bloomberg Environment reporter Sylvia Carignan talks about the agency's efforts to make these rehabilitated properties more attractive to potential buyers and why often times that can be a really difficult task.
Episodes of This Show
Dec 21, 2017