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Actor James Arness as Marshall Matt Dillon in Gunsmoke circa 1956

Brandeis-Bardin James Arness

Excerpt from the exposé Brandeis-Bardin’s Toxic Denial: Ralph Powell arrived in the Simi Hills in 1962 and went to work as a patrol officer in Area IV. The longtime Simi Valley resident recalled working in the nuclear zone at a SSFL Work Group meeting September 24, 2015. His recollections […]

2007 Brandeis-Bardin pipe - photo by William Preston Bowling


Special report analysis, galleries, figures, maps, diagrams, reports, sampling results, public presentations and more supplementing the April 6, 2017 news feature article Brandeis-Bardin’s Toxic Denial. An ongoing exposé this comprehensive relies on a lot of resources which you will find here. August 14, 2017 FEATURE ARTICLE- “State toxics department white […]

11-9-15 DOE Brandeis-Bardin seeps associated with Area IV

Reports – Brandeis-Bardin’s Toxic Denial

The following reports, presentations and maps are associated with the subjects covered in the exposé Brandeis-Bardin’s Toxic Denial. Their order is generally the same sequence as in the exposé and sometimes labeled as to the information they provide. AJU – American Jewish University ATSDR – Agency for Toxic Substances […]

Well RD59B in 2005 in Brandeis-Bardin had “Tin-126 is a fission product and is possibly site process related," according to DOE report

Brandeis-Bardin 2005

Excerpt from the exposé Brandeis-Bardin’s Toxic Denial: The chemical sheen glossing the camp water was sampled and analyzed in 2005 from the same unmarked canyon as the 2004 soil test. The 2005 Brandeis-Bardin water report [13 PDF pages; 355 KB], completed in 2006, found Sr-90 over double both the […]

Dead for the Hills - Aerojet Rocketdyne Chino Hills

Dead for the Hills

Controversial Cal-EPA Department of Toxic Substances Control nearing release of Aerojet Rocketdyne Chino Hills facility for unrestricted use including residential development. Seven year long investigation finds site riddled with high radiation and chemical contamination in water and soil. DTSC mangles science, hides from reporters and clumsily tries to shepherd this project even as the community is becoming up in arms. DECADE 2006-2016 DECADE 2006-2016 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.

StopRunkledyne –  Radiation Rangers

StopRunkledyne – Radiation Rangers

The story of Runkle Canyon and the fight against what turned out to be called Arroyo Vista at the Woodlands is far from over. More revelations are surfacing. broke the Runkle Canyon contamination story in Los Angeles CityBeat with “Neighborhood Threat” March 10, 2005. Soon an amazing group of […]