|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 21 Mar 2013 09:41:55 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] RADIATION: "Low-level radioactive soil found" at Navy's Imperial Beach Landing Field (CAL)|
Navy: Low-level radioactive soil found near IB Officials say no significant risk to public health By Jeanette Steele U-T San Diego (CA) March 20, 2013The Navy has found low-level radioactive material at a landing field near Imperial Beach, but a military official said the material doesn't pose a significant risk to public health.
"The amount of material found was minimal and appropriate protection of the removed soil is in place to reduce wind erosion," the Navy said in a statement Wednesday afternoon.
Mayor Jim Janney of Imperial Beach said the contamination doesn’t pose a problem.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/mar/20/navy-radioactive-imperial- beach-field/
-- 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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