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LA River Headwaters at SSFL - William Preston Bowling

Up a River Without a Cleanup

Boeing’s lobbying power, and its success in turning DTSC into a ‘captured agency’ assures that contamination will continue to gush into the L.A. River, object of a $2 billion renovation.

Boeing lobbyist Peter Weiner testifies in support of DTSC director Debbie Raphael

Toxic Department

DTSC called a “captured agency.” Astroturf collaborators claim no more cleanup is needed, guided by greenwashing plan by publicist Gary Polakovic . Contamination discounted.

Dirty Deeds

Dirty Deeds

Exclusive footage of sloppy Boeing demolition work sending clouds of dust into the San Fernando Valley from polluted part of lab down into Happy Valley above Dayton Canyon.

Greenwashing Rocketdyne

Greenwashing Rocketdyne

Boeing’s meltdown makeover begins with former Los Angeles Times reporter Gary Polakovic’s plan to sell lab as “a site with a sordid past to one with potential.”

Boeing’s Meltdown Makeover

Boeing’s Meltdown Makeover

Five-part exposé. Thousands of pages of documents, reports, interviews, e-mails, photographs and surveillance video of demolition at SSFL reveal vast Boeing meltdown makeover.

A Keen Observer

A Keen Observer

Internet forums are strange places – virtual clubs where unseen individuals share information and opinions freely, passionately, and quite often, anonymously. Some give their real names and identifiers, others use nicknames or handles. Anonymity on the internet can serve an important purpose – for example, victims of domestic violence in […]

Mutated California Sunflowers July 2012

Mutated California Sunflowers July 2012

Sunflowers are one of the most important crops in the world. As one of the four top oilseed crops, up to 90% of its fatty acids are oleic or unsaturated in typical sunflower oil. The oil is used to eat and for industrial purposes as well as, of course, birdseed. […]

RADIOACTIVE NIGHTMARE

RADIOACTIVE NIGHTMARE

Government turns a blind eye as fallout from Fukushima heads our way By Michael Collins Pasadena Weekly – July 5, 2012 Millions of Southern Californians and tourists seek the region’s famous beaches to cool off in the sea breeze and frolic in the surf. Those iconic breezes, however, may be […]

The Unforgettable Fire

The Unforgettable Fire

An unforgettable, and inextinguishable, fire will break out if Fukushima’s Reactor 4 building collapses taking its spent fuel pond with it. A third of Japan would be made uninhabitable.

A RADIOACTIVE NIGHTMARE

A RADIOACTIVE NIGHTMARE

As fallout from FukushiFma heads our way, the government turns a blind eye By Michael Collins Ventura County Reporter – June 7, 2012 READ OUR ANALYSIS OF “True facts about Ocean Radiation and the Fukushima Disaster” HERE Millions of Southern Californians and tourists seek the region’s famous beaches to cool […]

Runkle Canyon Tanks

Runkle Canyon Tanks

KB Home representative and his attorney, perhaps flustered by the vocal opposition to the project, proceed to embark on an odyssey of ‘factual inaccuracies’ about Runkle Canyon development.

Runkle Roulette

Runkle Roulette

New contamination has been found on the Runkle Canyon development site and evidence that KB Home has blocked government requests for Clean Water Act data mandated by law.

ROCKETDYNE STILL HOT

ROCKETDYNE STILL HOT

Questionable new EPA soil survey detects radiation thousands of times over cleanup triggers By Michael Collins Ventura County Reporter – March 22, 2012 More than half a century since several partial meltdowns at the former Rocketdyne complex in eastern Ventura County, astronomical amounts of radiation are still being unearthed at […]

Rocketdyne Still Hot

Rocketdyne Still Hot

The U.S. EPA spent $41.5 million on assessing radiation contamination in just one of four parts of the old Rocketdyne site finding radionuclides at thousands of times background.