Friday, April 30, 2010

Rawleigh cleanup underway in Freeport


Contractors from William Charles Construction….[are]constructing an “engineered barrier” that will protect local residents from potentially harmful chemicals located in the site’s soil.

largely funded by a $200,000 grant from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, became necessary after soil samples on the Spring Street site revealed low levels of poly nuclear aromatic (PNC) compounds and arsenic.

Click on the following for more details:  Rawleigh cleanup underway - Freeport, IL - The Journal-Standard