|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Wed, 20 Jun 2012 16:36:29 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] FORMER SITES: Otterbein College, OH|
Agreement reached on cleaning up former bomb-factory site at Otterbein By Kathy Lynn Gray Columbus Dispatch (OH) May 9, 2012After 60 years and two federal lawsuits, a former incendiary-bomb factory in Westerville is on its way to being cleaned up.
Otterbein University, the U.S. Department of Defense and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency have settled their lawsuits against each other with a consent decree that assigns no blame for the ongoing contamination of the 40-acre site at 600 N. Spring Rd. in Delaware County.
...An EPA study found soil containing arsenic, perchlorate, chromium, lead and petroleum hydrocarbons and ground water containing thallium and copper. It also concluded the site could have a number of other potentially toxic chemicals.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2012/05/09/otterbein- munitions-site.html
-- 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 <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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