|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Wed, 27 Aug 2008 10:05:48 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] Raytheon plume vapor testing, St. Petersburg, Florida|
State Testing Air In Homes Near St. Pete Raytheon Plant By MARK DOUGLAS News Channel 8/Suncoast News (FL) August 26, 2008The Florida Department of Health has begun testing indoor air quality in homes surrounding the Raytheon defense plant in St. Petersburg.
"We are checking it because there was a concern from the community and also concern from the facility itself, and we just want to double-check that everybody's OK," said Susan Skye, a state Department of Health environmental scientist who organized the tests.
This marks the first time the health department has tested any home in the area for signs of indoor air contamination in connection with contaminated groundwater flowing from under the Raytheon site.
... For the entire article, see http://suncoastpinellas.tbo.com/content/2008/aug/26/state-testing-air-homes-near-st-pete-raytheon-plan/ -- 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 _______________________________________________ Brownfields mailing list Brownfields@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/brownfields-cpeo.org
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