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2010-12-22 13:43:58

The only way to learn if your water source has hexavalent chromium is to check with your public water supplier and request a water quality report, said NJIT Professor Taha Marhaba, a civil/environmental engineer. Most municipal or city engineers should be able to provide such a report upon request. Additional information specifically about hexavalent chromium levels may also be available. "In general, hexavalent chromium can be found in either surface or groundwater sources and its source can...

2008-10-04 00:00:22

This nation learned a painful lesson through the struggles of Vietnam veterans who suffered Agent Orange exposure and Operation Desert Storm veterans who suffered from Gulf War syndrome - who sometimes fought for years to gain official recognition of and treatment for their maladies. Sadly, it now appears that some Indiana National Guard soldiers were exposed to a highly toxic chemical in Iraq in 2003 during the early months of the current U.S. invasion and occupation. A total of 139...

2008-09-18 00:00:24

By BRYAN CORBIN Courier & Press Statehouse bureau (317) 631-7405 or corbinb@courierpress.com INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana National Guard is trying to locate former soldiers who may have been exposed to a highly toxic chemical while serving in Basra, Iraq, in 2003 so that they can receive medical evaluations. A total of 139 soldiers serving with the 1/152nd Infantry based out of Jasper, Ind., and Tell City, Ind., may have been exposed to sodium dichromate, a known carcinogen, while...


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