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Marine Corps Combat Development Command Site Health Assessment in Virginia
Prince William County, Quantico, Virginia
Monday, July 19, 2004
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), a public health agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has released the final version of its public health assessment of the U.S. Marine Corps Combat Development Command site in Quantico, Va. (MCCDC Quantico).
Regarding identified exposure situations at MCCDC Quantico, ATSDR has not identified any past, current or future public health hazards associated with site-related contaminants at MCCDC Quantico. ATSDR classifies these exposure situations as no apparent public health hazard.
The public health assessment was previously made available to the public for review and comment. The final version includes the comments made by members of the public and ATSDR's responses to the comments.
The public health assessment is available for review at the following three repositories:
John Musante Porter Memorial Library
2001 Parway Blvd.
Chinn Park Regional Library
Management and Government Information Center (MAGIC)
13065 Chinn Park Drive
Prince William, Va.
Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Branch
3250 Catlin Ave.
For more information, community members can contact Health Assessor Scott Sudweeks or Health Communications Specialist Januett Smith-George, toll-free, at 1-888-422-8737. Regional Representative Tom Stukas also can be contacted at 215-814-3142. Callers should refer to the MCCDC Quantico site in Quantico, Va.
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Quantico MCB Health Assessment in Virginia
Release Date: Wednesday, March 24, 2004
A public health assessment on the Quantico MCB site in Quantico, Va., has been issued by ATSDR for public review and comment. The agency determined that contaminants in groundwater, surface soil and surface water and sediment pose no apparent public health hazard.