|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Fri, 5 Oct 2012 09:40:55 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] FORMER SITES, CHEMWEAPONS: "Army Corps removes soil with high arsenic levels" in Spring Valley, DC|
Army Corps removes soil with high arsenic levels By Leigh Giangreco American University Eagle (DC) September 20, 2012The Army Corps of Engineers removed the last elevated levels of arsenic on the 5100 block of Tilden Street last week.
The Army eliminated soil containing arsenic levels of 22.8 parts per million at five feet deep during a dig of a 4-by-4-foot area.
"Twenty is the number that’s been developed for the child-acceptable risk range," said Steve Hirsh, a representative from the Environmental Protection Agency for the Restoration Advisory Board of Spring Valley.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/army-corps-removes-soil-with- high-arsenic-levels/
-- 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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