Liz Crawford is a longtime activist in the Santa Susana Field Lab cleanup, and has worked as an aide to Supervisor Linda Parks, and as environmental advisor to Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR-LA). Liz sent in a letter to Susan Callery of the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) and to others, on 10-1-10, in regard to the Agreement [...]
Entries Tagged as 'SSFL Cleanup'
October 17th, 2010 · 1 Comment · California, Santa Susana Field Lab
Tags: SSFL Cleanup
September 9th, 2010 · 1 Comment · History, Santa Susana Field Lab
According to a story in the VC Star today (9-9), local and state officials want Boeing to sign on to the recent SSFL cleanup agreement. The cleanup concept that is in the ”agreement of principal” between the California Dept. of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC), DOE and NASA is based on cleaning up to background levels of [...]
September 6th, 2010 · No Comments · History, Santa Susana Field Lab
To see a video of the history of the Santa Susana Field Lab, click on this link: http://www.conejopost.com/archives/3770 Go to Jim’s comment to find the link to a feature from the History Channel about the 1959 accident, that is now on YouTube. Thanks, Jim, for forwarding this to the Conejo Post!
September 4th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Santa Susana Field Lab
Christina Walsh of http://cleanuprocketdyne.org emailed the following, Friday (8-3) afternoon, in response to the news that California DTSC, and DOE and NASA have agreed “in principle” on the cleanup of the Santa Susana Field Lab in Simi Valley: “This is a landmark day and the most wonderful news I could possibly hear. Thank you NASA and DOE [...]
September 3rd, 2010 · 1 Comment · California, Santa Susana Field Lab
An emailed press release today from the California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) announced that there are agreements in principle between the State and two federal agencies in regard to cleanup of the Santa Susana Field Lab (SSFL) in Simi Valley! And, that these agreements between the California Dept. of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC), the U.S. Dept. [...]
May 4th, 2010 · 7 Comments · California, Ventura County
The discovery that an asphalt plant operated in Simi Valley’s Runkle Canyon, finally helps solve the mystery of why a “tar substance” was found there! (To read a related story by Michael Collins in the April 16, 2009 VC Reporter, go to: http://www.vcreporter.com/cms/story/detail/mountains_of_goo/6854/) According to Ventura County documents I have studied, Ventura County granted a [...]