Public comment extended for Phase 1 Evaluation Reports on Hudson River dredging

WASHINGTON – In response to requests from the public, EPA  decided to provide the public with additional time to submit comments on an addendum being prepared by EPA with respect to the Agency’s Phase 1 Evaluation Report.  EPA’s and General Electric Company’s (GE) respective Phase 1 Evaluation Reports were made available to the public and a panel of independent scientific experts on March 8 in accordance with the agreement under which GE performed the first phase of the dredging.