|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Mon, 13 Sep 2010 07:07:17 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS: Whittaker-Bermite site (CA)|
A blast from the pastEnvironment: Experts say removing munitions from the Whittaker-Bermite site could take another year
By Jim Holt Santa Clarita Signal (CA) September 13, 2010If something goes "boom" in the hills east of Railroad Avenue, do not be alarmed. It's simply cleanup crews dismantling and removing unexploded munitions found on the Whittaker-Bermite site.
After more than 65 years of manufacturing firms lighting up the sky over the Santa Clarita Valley with explosives - from dynamite made in the 1930s to rocket fuel made in the '80s - there's a better-than-good chance a "live" ordinance is still out there waiting to be triggered.
... For the entire article, see http://www.the-signal.com/section/36/article/33505/ -- 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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