|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Thu, 11 Oct 2012 16:38:32 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] GROUNDWATER: Army to suspend Badger Ammo Plant (WI) cleanup|
Army plans to stop water cleanup By Jeremiah Tucker Sauk Prairie Eagle (WI) October 10, 2012Regardless of whether local municipalities decide to move forward with a public drinking water system for residents near the Badger Army Ammunition Plant, the Army is moving forward with plans to suspend its cleanup of contaminated groundwater.
The reason, according to Army and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials, is that fewer and fewer contaminants are being removed from the water pumped to the treatment system, to the point that the system’s usefulness is no longer clear.
"The problem is that regardless of what (contamination) remains the Army has done all that it will do and offsite all that it can do," said Joan Kenney,
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.wiscnews.com/saukprairieeagle/news/local/ article_1140fba2-12ec-11e2-88c7-0019bb2963f4.html
-- 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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