Posts made in May, 2014

Toxic plume revealed at Asheville CTS site

Posted by on May 19, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off

An Asheville group pushing for the cleanup said EPA shouldn’t wait until its studies are finished before taking steps to get rid of the toxic mess. Clarke Morrison, cmorrison@citizen-times.com, May 15, 2014 Read on Citizen-Times.com ASHEVILLE – The first phase of testing performed in preparation for a Superfund cleanup revealed a plume of the toxic industrial solvent trichloroethylene mixed with petroleum floating on groundwater under the former CTS plant site. The new information will be useful as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency determines the best methods to remove the...

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