More than a thousand people in the United States was contaminated lead contaminated soil lead exceed xhero

The United States more than a thousand people were lead pollution in residential areas by decades of soil lead exceed the standard from the original title: more than a thousand people in the United States suffered lead contamination of Xinhua news agency, Indiana Toshiba and brother city in a residential area was recently built in the abandoned factory explosion, a large number of residents including children, so that blood lead exceed the standard. After the news exposure, more than 1000 residents relocated. With the media to dig the matter, the American people see light suddenly: the original authorities as early as 50 years ago, he noticed the lead pollution, has been prevarication, until recently told residents. Lead exceed the standard 227 times in recent weeks, the United States is a major media headlines lead pollution: lead pollution serious news to occupy a residential district in Indiana City, Toshiba and brother, thousands of people are under threat, including nearly 700 children. Toshiba and brother mayor Copland suddenly announced in July 25th, greatly exceed the standard of Pb content in soil Jessica Liu Mei residential special advice, more than 1000 residents to move immediately. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency testing shows that in the most polluted areas, soil lead exceeded 227 times, arsenic exceeded the standard 135 times. The Associated Press reported on 23, the United States Environmental Protection Agency is still in the area of the incident to carry out more tests, the municipal authorities are expected to demolish the residential area and governance soil. (Yang Shuyi) was kept secret decades of Xinhua News Agency sparked widespread concern this event. With more public records and documents exposed, the United States was surprised to find that a number of federal, state and local agencies as early as the 60s of last century will be aware of the presence of lead pollution in this land. Built in the late 70s Jessica Liu Mei special residential area, the site is a smelting plant. 1985, the Indiana Department of environmental management found that the eastern part of the residential area of high lead content in the soil. In the same year, the Ministry of health of Indiana found that more than a number of local children’s blood lead exceeded. In 2008, the environmental protection department wrote a memo, a substantial risk of lead pollution in the area of public health, welfare and environment is imminent". In 2009, the environmental protection agency included the area in a blacklist of pollution". Even if the environmental protection agency in 2014 by the end of the year to confirm the detection of excessive lead in the local soil, the agency did not inform local residents until this year in July. Mother: daughter two years old heart blood lead exceed the standard 6 times the Xinhua news agency Xinhua Chantre · Alan, aged 27, had 5 children. She received a letter from the Department of environmental protection in July 11th, learned that her courtyard soil lead exceeded 66 times, arsenic exceeded 55 times. It is incredible that the environmental protection department acknowledged in its letter that the soil test was completed in December 2014. This means that the EPA took 1 and a half years before the test results sent to the hands of Alan. "I was pregnant during this time – exposed to lead pollution, sleeping on a contaminated bed, leaning on a contaminated sofa – but no one told me the truth. They hide themselves." Alan angrily told the CNN reporter. Alan’s 5 children then received a blood test, physical examination results so that the mother heart. Her two-year-old daughter, Samira, exceeded 6 times the blood lead level. "She can’t even play in the yard相关的主题文章:

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