|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Fri, 23 Aug 2013 07:33:39 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] VOCs: Vapor testing at Army Cold Regions Lab (NH)|
Tests: TCE In Soil, Not In School By Sarah Brubeck Valley News (NH) August 23, 2013Hanover - The latest round of testing for Trichloroethylene, or TCE, at Richmond Middle School has shown no evidence of the potentially carcinogenic chemical indoors, but tests did find the compound deep in the soil on the school grounds, confirming for the first time that the vapor has migrated across Route 10 from a military research laboratory.
The news this week that there are no detectable traces of TCE inside the middle school was welcomed by school administrators, who are preparing for the first day of classes next Wednesday.
...Although this month’s test did not detect TCE in the school building, the Army Corps of Engineers plans to test the indoor air every three months.
... For the entire article, see http://www.vnews.com/news/8175547-95/tests-tce-in-soil-not-in-school -- 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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