|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 8 Sep 2011 13:42:48 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] FUEL: Beale Air Force Base cleanup|
Jet fuel clean-up set for Beale AFB BY TRINA KLEIST Grass Valley Union (CA) September 7, 2011Jet fuel and other pollutants that have leaked into groundwater at Beale Air Force Base, west of Grass Valley, will be cleaned up or monitored for further action, according to proposals released by the base.
...Sources of the contamination include an above-ground jet fuel storage tank, a bulk fuel storage facility, underground storage tanks throughout the base, a photowaste emergency holding basin, a burn pit and the Ninth Mission Support Group transportation refueling vehicle maintenance shop, according to base documents.
Pollutants of concern include diesel, gasoline, trichloroethylene, benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, xylenes, carbon tetracloride and vinyl chloride, according to base documents.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.theunion.com/article/20110907/BREAKINGNEWS/ 110909844/1053&parentprofile=1053
-- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope Street, 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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