|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Mon, 14 Jun 2010 14:56:20 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] RADIATION, REGULATION: Sandia National Laboratory's (NM) Mixed Waste Landfill|
Quest for EPA Documents Reveals Deliberate Misclassification By Agency Staff By Naseem Miller Center for Public Integrity June 11, 2010For the past four years, as executive director of Citizen Action New Mexico, Dave McCoy has been hounding the local and federal government for documents.
McCoy alleges that Sandia National Laboratory's Mixed Waste Landfill monitoring wells are mismanaged by the New Mexico Environment Department, and that the public water supply is in danger of contamination.
He requested documents from an EPA regional office that assessed the state’s oversight of the landfill and after getting little information, complained to the EPA’s inspector general. The watchdog concluded in an April report that some officials deliberately failed to document management problems with the monitoring wells and wrongly classified some documents, as confidential to withhold information from McCoy's advocacy group.
... For the entire article, see http://www.publicintegrity.org/data_mine/entry/2151/ -- 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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