|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Fri, 31 Jul 2009 23:48:17 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] VOCs: Hill Air Force Base (UT) cleanup update|
Hill AFB making progress on cleanup By Joseph M. Dougherty Deseret News (UT) July 31, 2009SUNSET - As Hill Air Force Base races to meet a pollution cleanup goal set by the U.S. Air Force, it has some good news for the communities surrounding the base and affected by the pollution.
It's making progress.During fiscal 2009, which ends in September, the base will have spent $21 million on cleanup efforts and is poised to do the same for the coming fiscal year.
This year's money was spent on installing pumps that suck pollution out of the ground in Roy; creating feasibility studies for contaminated plumes in Clearfield, Sunset and on base; treating groundwater in South Weber; and installing a permeable barrier just east of Sunset.
... For the entire article, see http://www.deseretnews.com/article/1,5143,705320440,00.html -- 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 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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