|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:29:59 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] "Green Ooze" from Electro-Plating Services facility, Madison Heights, Michigan|
State says "green ooze" not impacting drinking water By Mark Cavitt The Oakland Press January 24, 2020 Contamination from the "green ooze" spill is not impacting drinking water. The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) reported that preliminary test results indicate that contamination from the polluted Madison Heights Electro-Plating Services facility are neither impacting groundwater nor moving southward from the site. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) tested groundwater from south of E. 10 Mile Road in Hazel Park, the opposite direction from the I-696 freeway embankment where contaminants were discovered seeping onto the shoulder Dec. 20. Those tests detected no trichlorethylene (TCE) and no hexavalent chromium, the chemicals found in the "green ooze." … For the entire article, see https://www.theoaklandpress.com/news/state-says-green-ooze-not-impacting-drinking-water/article_4dc7567c-3ed9-11ea-8b4b-474e887c8434.html -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director Center for Public Environmental Oversight A project of the Pacific Studies Center LSiegel@cpeo.org P.O. Box 998, Mountain View, CA 94042 Voice/Fax: 650-961-8918 http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Brownfields mailing list Brownfields@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/brownfields-cpeo.org
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