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EPA Asked About PCBs and Asbestos Testing at Holston Ammo Plant

CSWAB has asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to determine if contaminants discovered  at the former Badger munitions site in Wisconsin could also be present at Tennessee’s Holston Army Ammunition Plant near Kingsport. In a Jul .... MORE

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CSWAB Petitions WDNR for Guidance on Explosives in Drinking Water

Citizens for Safe Water Around Badger (CSWAB) petitioned the Wisconsin DNR today to establish drinking water Health Advisory Levels for 17 break-down products of the explosive compound Dinitrotoluene (DNT). Classified by EPA as a probable human carci .... MORE