Tonawanda Coke emissions study

Posted at 6:12 PM, Sep 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-27 20:42:46-04

U.B. researchers will soon study the effect of Tonawanda Coke emissions on the health of people who live in that community.

The multi-year study will analyze how emissions may have impacted people who work there as well.

A federal judge ordered the Tonawanda Coke Corporation to fund the 11-million dollar study, after the company was convicted of violating the clean air act.