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Toxic gas and smoke belch off of Coca rocket test stand about a mile from the border of Brandeis-Bardin in archival photograph. DTSC maintains such smoke stayed onsite at SSFL and never blew outside of the test lab's boundaries.

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 […]

Brandeis-Bardin Campus 2008 by Danielle D.

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 […]

2007 Brandeis-Bardin pipe - photo by William Preston Bowling

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 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

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.

City of LA to Feds – Clean up SSFL

City of LA to Feds – Clean up SSFL

L.A. City Council votes unanimously to demand that NASA clean its polluted 450 acres at the Santa Susana Laboratory to background levels of radiation and chemical contamination.

VCReporter’s “Greenwashing” Rocketdyne

VCReporter’s “Greenwashing” Rocketdyne

Secret plan exposed after secret document posted online By Michael Collins Ventura County Reporter January 17, 2013 [KB Home’s Runkle Canyon development is now called Arroyo Vista at the Woodlands.] Aerospace giant Boeing plans to declare the former Rocketdyne site in the Simi Hills clean enough for public open space, […]

EnviroReporter’s 2012 Year in Review

EnviroReporter’s 2012 Year in Review

2012 was a banner year for EnviroReporter.com’s in-depth investigations of Fukushima, Rocketdyne, Runkle Canyon, fracking, perchlorate and a host of environmental issues.

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.”

Fracked

Fracked

EnviroReporter.com takes on Fracking Chemical Cocktail and Trichloroethylene. Reporter meets his match in “Frackie” where the chemistry sparks over drilling and fracking. Hot stuff!