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Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant to Destroy 523 Tons of Chemical Weapons RICHMOND, Ky., Feb.
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Army officials honored the efforts of 51 key members of the U.S.
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 30, 2009, the U.S. Army Environmental Command awarded a $1.5 million performance-based task order to HydroGeoLogic, Inc., Reston, Va. for environmental remediation services at Blue Grass Army Depot and Fort Campbell, Ky.
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Dec. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Chemical Materials Agency (CMA) marked the destruction of all VX nerve agent munitions at its destruction sites on Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008.
By Ashlee Clark, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 6--RICHMOND -- For the second time in less than two weeks, Army officials detected a mustard agent leak Wednesday at Blue Grass Army Depot.
By Ronica Shannon, Richmond Register, Ky. Jul. 30--A storage igloo at the Blue Grass Army Depot recently tested positive for mustard gas vapors, and toxic chemical workers are still trying to determine the source, an Army representative said Tuesday.
By Ronica Shannon, Richmond Register, Ky. Jul. 26--Both of Kentucky's Republican U.S. senators and Rep. Ben Chandler, D-6th District, put party affiliations aside Thursday out of concern of recent nerve agent detections at the Blue Grass Army Depot. Sens.
By Greg Kocher, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Jul. 26--Three members of Kentucky's congressional delegation have asked for a review of safety measures at Blue Grass Army Depot in the wake of leaks reported earlier this month and in August 2007.
By Ashlee Clark, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Jul. 14--The sarin that leaked at the Blue Grass Army Depot Friday should have been destroyed, according to a plan approved in January.
By John Norton, The Pueblo Chieftain, Colo. Jul. 2--The Defense Department agency responsible for weapons destruction programs in Pueblo, and at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Kentucky, reaffirmed to Congress this week that it is not going to finish the work by a treaty deadline of 2012.
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