|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Tue, 1 Mar 2011 09:05:59 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] REUSE: Citizens' report at South Weymouth Naval Air Station (MA)|
Environmental report details contamination at former South Weymouth
Naval Air Station
Water, land contamination remains in Weymouth By Chris Burrell Quincy Patriot Ledger (MA) March 1, 2011WEYMOUTH - A report commissioned by a citizens advocacy group concludes that some of the land and groundwater are still far from safe at the former South Weymouth Naval Air Station.
The former base, a Superfund site, has been undergoing years of cleanup.“The concentrations of contaminants remaining in groundwater far exceed levels that would be safe for drinking water consumption,” the report states.
The citizens group, formed in 2009 with members from Rockland, Abington, Weymouth and Hingham, says the report defines in easy-to- read language some of the environmental problems.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.enterprisenews.com/news/x945639211/Environmental-report- details-contamination-at-former-Navy-air-station-in- Weymouth#axzz1FMsRldHI
-- 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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