Farmington River

John Silva
October 05, 2019 - 11:53 am
(Windsor, Conn./WTIC) - The town of Windsor is out with a health advisory in wake of this week's plane crash at Bradley International Airport. The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has informed town officials of a foam material that has been detected on Rainbow Brook where it...
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AP
October 04, 2019 - 2:24 pm
WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut environmental officials say fish tested downstream from a toxic firefighting foam leak contain ``elevated levels'' of hazardous chemicals. Lee Sawyer is a spokesman for the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. Sawyer says test results indicate...
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AP
June 17, 2019 - 11:27 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The recent spill of firefighting foam containing hazardous chemicals into a Connecticut river has some experts in the state worried about potential health and environmental risks. The foam, which contains perfluorooctanesulfonic acid, or PFAS, is being used and stored at more...
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Sarah DiMeo
June 09, 2019 - 2:44 pm
WINDSOR, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - Just after 12 p.m. on Sunday, the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, along with the Department of Public Health and local health officials, responded to a discharge of firefighting foam into the Farmington River in Windsor, originating from Bradley...
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