NJ Spotlight News

Superfund tax revived in new federal infrastructure law

Clip: 07/08/2022 | 4m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

Superfund sites are considered the most polluted places in America, and New Jersey has more than any other state. When the cleanup program was created in the 1980s, the idea was to have polluters — not taxpayers — pay for the work. But Congress let that tax expire in the mid-90s. Now it’s being revived as part of the new federal infrastructure law.

Aired: 07/08/22

Rating: NR

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