|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Thu, 17 Jun 2010 13:45:24 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] GLOBAL, WATER: Ramstein Intermediate School, U.S. Air Force, Germany|
Ramstein school ends early after contaminated water detected By JENNIFER H. SVAN Stars and Stripes June 16, 2010KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany - Ramstein Intermediate School students were sent home Tuesday and dismissed for the school year two days early due to fears the school's drinking water may be unsafe.
The water concerns started early Tuesday morning when German contractor Bilfinger-Berger, which is doing remodeling work at the school, notified school officials that water samples it had done tested positive for certain bacteria.
...But Air Force officials maintain that the water at the school and across the base is safe to drink, and that their own tests show no contamination.
... For the entire article, see http://www.stripes.com/news/ramstein-school-ends-early-after-contaminated-water-detected-1.107417 -- 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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