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Hurricane Sandy’s impact on EPA sites unclear

OLD BRIDGE, N.J. — For more than a month, the US Environmental Protection Agency has said that Hurricane Sandy did not cause significant problems at any of the 247 Superfund toxic waste sites it is monitoring in New York and New Jersey.

But in many cases, no tests of soil or water are being conducted, just visual inspections.

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