26 Sep '11, 9pm

New Environmental Education Classroom and Wildlife Habitat Opens: The project turned a 100-year-old manufacturin...

BASF recently celebrated the opening of its environmental education classroom and wildlife habitat at the site of the company's former manufacturing facility on Riverside Ave. in Rensselaer, N.Y., declaring the property ready for redevelopment. In addition, students in the Rensselaer City School District will have the opportunity to learn about local ecology and use the classroom to enhance their environmental studies. "The completion of the new educational building and wildlife habitat represents an important milestone in the redevelopment of this property," said Jim Bero, senior vice president of environment, health and safety for BASF in North America. "We continue to work collaboratively with various members of the community and the state to enhance this property both environmentally and for future development." The 90-acre site along the Hudson River now has a 10 acre...

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