|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Tue, 27 Dec 2011 13:32:19 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] VOCs: Groundwater contamination from Hill Air Force Base, (UT)|
37 Clearfield homes to be sampled for water contamination By Tanna Woods Ogden Standard-Examiner (UT) December 23, 2011CLEARFIELD -- Groundwater contamination is not causing any problems for Clearfield residents, according to continuing studies being done by the base.
Shannon Smith, from the Hill Air Force Base environmental restoration directorate, updated the city council about the indoor sampling program and groundwater contamination recently during a regularly meeting.
A number of communities surrounding HAFB have contaminated areas of groundwater -- not drinking water -- from chemicals historically disposed of on base, according to a base report. The Clearfield contamination generally consists of shallow trichloroethene and tetrachloroethene, plus a deeper trichloroethene plume.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.standard.net/stories/2011/12/23/37-clearfield-homes-be- sampled-water-contamination
-- 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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