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Get the Lead out of Fishing

Organization(s) Toxics Use Reduction Institute
Project Description A $500 Toxics Use Reduction Institute (TURI) community grant project, “Get the Lead out of Fishing,” earned Michael Browne of Milton, Massachusetts not only his Eagle Scout rank but also honors from the President and the United Nations. In April 2008, he visited the White House where he received the EPA Region 1 President's Environmental Youth Award. In May 2008, he went to Sweden to represent the U.S. in a competition for the Volvo Adventure Award, a joint program of Volvo and the United Nations Environment Programme.

Project Contact
Name Joy Onasch
Phone 978-934-4343
Project Keywords
Activity Keywords Awards program, Funding and grants
Newsletter Northeast Assistance & Pollution Prevention News - Vol. 18 No. 1, Spring 2008 [PDF]


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