Union County

Superfund sites in New Jersey

For decades it was standard practice to dump waste on the ground, in rivers or to leave it out in the open. As a result, thousands of uncontrolled or abandoned contaminated sites were created. Some common contaminated sites include abandoned…

Volunteers clean adopted park

Merck employees who are Union County Adopt-a-Park volunteers repaired a storm-damaged section of trail in the Michael S. Bezega Wetland Observation Area of Rahway River Parkway, in Rahway. Hundreds of volunteers have pitched in since 2003, when new berms, basins, and…