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Author Little, Peter C
Title Toxic town : IBM, pollution, and industrial risks / Peter C. Little
Imprint New York : New York University Press, [2014]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  TD181.N72 E535 2014    AVAILABLE    30610020455986
Descript xxi, 243 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-231) and index
Down in Big Blue's toxic plume in upstate New York -- The new mitigation landscape -- From shoes to computers to vapor mitigation systems -- Living the tangle of risk, deindustrialization, and community transformation -- Post-mitigation skepticism and frustration -- Grassroots action and conflicted environmental justice -- Citizens, experts, and emerging vapor intrusion science and policy -- Accounting for the paradox of IBM's "smarter planet"
Subject Hazardous waste sites -- New York (State) -- Endicott
Hazardous waste site remediation -- New York (State) -- Endicott
Endicott (N.Y.) -- Environmental conditions
International Business Machines Corporation
Computer industry -- Environmental aspects -- New York (State) -- Endicott
Computer industry -- Waste disposal -- Environmental aspects -- New York (State) -- Endicott
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