|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Fri, 20 Mar 2020 09:39:45 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] 1, 4 Dioxane testing at Water Gremlin site, White Bear, Minnesota|
Water Gremlin: Investigation updates By Debra Neutkens White Bear Press (MN) March 18, 2020 ST. PAUL - As part of its ongoing work to address contamination at the Water Gremlin facility, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) want the community to know they will continue to provide important and timely information on the latest developments. That introduction accompanied the following March 11 update on the White Bear Township plant, located at 4400 Otter Lake Road: Testing for 1,4-dioxane The chemical 1,4-dioxane is commonly used in industrial processes, often as a stabilizer for chlorinated solvents, primarily in trichloroethane (TCA), but sometimes in trichloroethylene (TCE), both of which were used at Water Gremlin. In December 2019, the MPCA requested the MDH to test for 1,4-dioxane as part of ongoing environmental investigations at Water Gremlin. 1,4-dioxane was found in shallow groundwater on the site at concentrations above the MDH drinking-water guidance value for this chemical. … For the entire article, see https://www.presspubs.com/white_bear/news/water-gremlin-investigation-updates/article_0dd829a2-6a2f-11ea-a466-0b8b3f0e1bf7.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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