|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Fri, 1 Dec 2017 23:07:16 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] PFAS, CLOSURE: Former Chanute Air Force Base (IL) - Cleanup "completion" doesn't include PFCs/PFAS|
Chanute environmental cleanup end in sight by Dave Hinton Rantoul Press (IL) November 28, 2017 RANTOUL — The man who heads a portion of the environmental cleanup of the former Chanute Air Force Base said he can see an end to the work ahead, although additional work might be necessary to clean up perfluorinated compounds. “We’re getting to the end game with cleanup remaining for just a few sites,” said Howard Sparrow, project manager for Aptim Federal Services, as he discussed groundwater cleanup progress. … Carroll said the 2020 target completion date does not include any cleanup that may become necessary for perfluorinated compounds. “From our PFC site inspection, we have confirmed 12 areas where PFCs have been released into the shallow groundwater,” Carroll said. … For the entire article, see http://www.rantoulpress.com/news/environment/2017-11-28/chanute-environmental-cleanup-end-sight.html -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center P.O. Box 998, Mountain View, CA 94042 Voice/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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