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Toxic Trails

LA County Rec and Parks quietly plans hiking trails to contaminated Santa Susana Field Laboratory, ignoring toxins while honoring anti-cleanup gadfly.

Michael Collins Comments on Santa Susana Mountains Trails Master Plan – Phase II Project

VIA EMAIL December 16, 2017 County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation Planning Division Attn: Julie Yom, Park Planner 510 South Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90020 Email: jyom@parks.lacounty.gov Re: Michael Collins Comments on Santa Susana Mountains Trails Master Plan – Phase II Project Dear Julie and Planning […]

2017 DTSC Brandeis-Bardin ‘White Paper’ Analysis

EnviroReporter.com Findings Summary DTSC ignores government reports indicating Brandeis-Bardin contaminants Documents claim no threat based on cherry-picked reports DTSC claims contaminants “do not pose a threat to human health” when data differs Data released by DTSC itself contradicts assertion no toxin migration from SSFL to camp Department employs toxin standards […]

1991-2017 Brandeis-Bardin Reports Analysis

EnviroReporter.com Findings Summary Brandeis-Bardin Institute knew tritium plume under 2,878-acre camp since 1995 reports show 2017 BBI dioxin at 32 times nuclear Area IV background in Santa Susana Field Laboratory drainage 2017 report shows radioisotope tritium “elevated, due to past releases from SSFL” American Jewish University releases ‘fact sheet’ two […]

Brandeis-Bardin’s Toxic Denial

Jewish camp below Santa Susana Field Lab, aided by troubled state toxics agency, denies contamination has migrated to its property despite decades of evidence; new Dept. of Energy report proposes not cleaning up most contamination

EnviroReporter.com DECADE 2006-2016

EnviroReporter.com marks a major milestone – the online news organization turns 10 today having begun publishing May 18, 2006 with a story about the biomedical nuclear and chemical dump in the Los Angeles suburb of Brentwood. Story stopped a $4 billion scheme to privatize the West L.A. Veterans Administration. So began this award-winning environmental news outfit which says its best is yet to come.

The Toxies in Baldwin Park – March, 22, 2014

Three Toxies – carcinogenic solvents trichloroethylene (TCE), perchloroethylene (PCE) and the solid rocket fuel oxidizer Perchlorate – crash a Baldwin Park community meeting on toxics. The result is the feature story Toxies play starring role in San Gabriel Valley where Perchlorate, in particular, sizzles.

High Stakes for Hot Property

Revived SSFL Work Group meeting in Simi Valley about the massive Santa Susana Field Laboratory 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles, site of the nation’s worst meltdown.