|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Fri, 5 Apr 2013 09:50:21 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] RADIATION: Dig and haul at Imperial Beach Naval Outlying Landing Field (CA)|
Navy Delays Start Of Soil Removal By Truck At NOLF Imperial Beach News (CA) April 4, 2013The Navy has delayed a March 11 start date to truck contaminated soil from a Naval Outlying Landing Field (NOLF) Imperial Beach cleanup action after the contractor found an additional contaminant at the work site.
The trucking of 4,080 cubic yards of contaminated soil is tied to a time critical removal action (TCRA) the Navy is conducting under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) process. Originally, the TCRA was designed to remove soil containing diesel, jet propellant (JP) 5, gasoline, transformer fluids containing polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), sand blast grit which contains metals, and poly aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) from clay pigeons at a former fire fighting area, rubble disposal area, and skeet range. These areas were used by the Navy from the 1940s to the late 1980s.
The new contaminant is an undetermined type and amount of low-level radioactive materials found at the fire fighting area....
For the entire article, seehttp://www.imperialbeachnewsca.com/news/ article_031246f4-9d51-11e2-99a7-001a4bcf887a.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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