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Puerto Rico Community Overburdened by Pollution Pushes Back on Incinerator Project


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Puerto Rico Community Overburdened by Pollution Pushes Back on Incinerator Project

ARECIBO - Five local community groups are saying no to a project that would introduce a major source of pollution and bankrupt municipalities in Puerto Rico, if given federal funding and approval to move forward. The United States Department of Agriculture’s Rural Utilities Service is weighing the proposal to fund a waste incinerator in Arecibo, Puerto Rico for the New York-based company Energy Answers.

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