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2014-06-26 23:06:53

The bill involves issues surrounding groundwater contamination statutes, which may impact two groundwater lawsuits over Camp Lejeune and CTS Corporation. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by toxic substances is commenting on Senate Bill 574, which was just signed into law by North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory. The law may revitalize two key water contamination lawsuits in federal...

2011-06-22 09:46:00

ATLANTA, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry (ATSDR) begins this week a health survey regarding diseases that may be associated with chemical exposures related to water at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina. The survey is to go to more than 300,000 people who lived or worked at Camp Lejeune or Camp Pendleton in California before 1986. Camp Pendleton was chosen for comparison purposes. The survey will ask people...

2010-04-12 10:06:00

RIDGEWOOD, N.J., April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Green Bridge Industries, Inc. (Pink Sheets: GRBG) is pleased to announce that the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Organic Product Solutions (OPS), has received more purchase orders for its Natures Solution(TM) industrial cleaning products from Camp Lejeune, through its partnership with a leading industrial product supplier. Camp Lejeune Marines Corps Base is home to an active duty, dependent, retiree and civilian employee population of...

2010-03-03 06:45:00

WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Marine South 2010, one of the eastern United States' largest and most comprehensive military equipment expositions of the year, will be held at Camp Lejeune, NC, during April 21 - 22. Marine South is produced for warfighters who employ combat equipment and systems in expeditionary warfare and training operations around the world. It showcases the latest in equipment and technology, and provides "previews" of what is being developed. Camp Lejeune has been...

2009-12-01 09:38:00

SARASOTA, Fla., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Marines at Camp Lejeune, N.C. are seeing better at night, and cutting electricity usage by half, thanks to new LED roadway lights. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091201/DC18830-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091201/DC18830-b ) The new lights are EvoLucia(TM)-brand from Sarasota, FL-based LED manufacturer Sunovia Energy Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SUNV). Nearly 1100 metal halide and high-pressure sodium...

2009-06-15 11:15:52

Evidence exists that people who lived or worked at Camp Lejeune Marine Base in North Carolina between the 1950s and 1985 were exposed to the industrial solvents tricholorethylene (TCE) or perchloroethylene (PCE) in their water supply, but strong scientific evidence is not available to determine whether health problems among those exposed are due to the contaminants, says a new report from the National Research Council.  The report adds that further research will unlikely provide...


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