Boeing picketed and protester discovers broken and corroded pipe with possible deadly antimony insulation out in the open.
Critics question safety of Boeing’s Santa Susana Field Lab hikes
The Boeing Company hosts public hikes and tours through Santa Susana Field Laboratory areas contaminated with radiation and chemicals as part of its efforts to paint SSFL as ready parkland not needing full cleanup.
Dead for the Hills
Aerojet Rocketdyne Chino Hills facility riddled with high radiation and chemical contamination in water and soil.
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.
Gone Fishing – Fukushima at Five Years
Five year anniversary of Fukushima’s three ongoing meltdowns that are causing cancer and are impossible to clean.
West LA VA may remediate nuke dump if found ‘hazardous’
West LA VA may clean up its biomedical nuclear and chemical waste dump if found to be a “hazard” which it hasn’t so far
Fraud found throughout West LA VA master plan
Approved draft master plan for West LA VA is fraudulent throughout, renaming and reclassifying VA’s nuke dump as green space already used for recreation.
Brentwood nuke dump burns as VA finalizes draft master plan
Radioactive smoke released by Jan. 26, 2016 West LA VA brush fire that reveals more illegally dumped veterans’ tombstones.
West LA VA ‘master plan’ covers up its chemical and nuclear dump
Proposed master plan for West LA VA fails to include 2007 and 2010 VA studies confirming high radiation and chemicals in its biomedical nuclear dump.
ATSDR bows out of Santa Susana Field Lab probe
ATSDR backs away from hoax petition to declare SSFL safe through study reinterpretation. Community, electeds triumph over polluter allies.
Santa Susana Field Lab health study hoax stumbles forward
ATSDR says it will pursue and expand its Boeing-touted proposal to re-evaluate health risks from SSFL. Boeing’s own reports show site soil even more deadly than already known.
Feds conspire to gut Santa Susana Field Lab cleanup
Federal and state agencies conspire to gut cleanup but cleanup activists protesters vow to roll back phony pro-polluter petition. New group of young mothers with children with rare cancers assert lab is the cause.
The Atomic Bomb at 70: Can Nukes be Nuked?
70 years to the minute the A-bomb obliterated Hiroshima, over 200 people gathered at the Chain Reaction nuclear bomb explosion sculpture in Santa Monica.
Alpha radiation clouds Los Angeles air
Significant uptick in Los Angeles alpha and beta radiation. Eleven U.S. EPA RadNet stations show four month beta highs across country.
High radiation detected in L.A. rain
Rain radiation exceeding 3.3 times background levels was detected and videotaped at Radiation Station Santa Monica.
Sky high radiation readings across U.S.
Over a dozen metropolitan test sites have registered four-month highs in