|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 4 Sep 2008 23:05:29 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] VOCs: Anniston Army Depot (AL) TCE - day 5|
Army's emergency TCE plan includes debit cards By Jeremy Cox Anniston Star (AL) September 5, 2008The Army's initial response to rising TCE levels in the Anniston area's primary drinking water supply was to draft an emergency plan and hope it never had to be used.
The unofficial decree from the Army's environmental headquarters in Aberdeen, Md., was, "We can't react unless there is a violation," said Pat Smith, the Anniston Army Depot's environmental engineer.
"The problem with the disaster plan is that it works for the Army because they don't live here," said Jim Miller, general manager of Anniston Water Works. "For us, it would have been the end of the world."
... For the entire article, see http://www.annistonstar.com/showcase/2008/as-open-0905-0-8i04x5611.htm -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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