WAMC New York News
12:40 pm
Tue February 15, 2005

Jeffords Concerned Over Test Tire Burn Application

Washington, DC – Vermont Senator James Jeffords has written to New York Governor George Pataki expressing his concerns over International Paper's permit application to conduct a test burn of tire-derived fuel at its Ticonderoga plant. Jeffords says he doesn't want Vermonters who live downwind of the plant to be used as "guinea pigs". WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more