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2015 Media Announcements
ATSDR Finds Data Suitable for Public Health Evaluations in Midlothian, TX
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
(Midlothian, Texas) - ATLANTA- The air monitoring data available for the Midlothian area are suitable for public health evaluations for many pollutants of concern to the community, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) announced in a health consultation released today.
ATSDR Releases Health Consultation for the 35th Avenue Site, North Birmingham, Alabama
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
(North Birmingham, Alabama) - The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) is seeking public comment on a health consultation released today for the 35th Avenue site in North Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama. The consultation reviews soil contamination in people’s yards on the site and includes residential properties in Collegeville, Fairmont, and Harriman Park. A limited number of homegrown produce test results are also evaluated.
ATSDR releases findings and invites public comment on the Pacific Coast Pipeline Superfund Site in Fillmore, California
Friday, June 19, 2015
(Filmore, California) - ATSDR finds the levels of dust in Fillmore can sometimes pose a health risk to individuals with certain pre-existing health conditions, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) announced in a health consultation released today.
ATSDR Invites Additional Public Comment on Corozal Well Site Report
Friday, May 15, 2015
(ATLANTA, Georgia) - ATLANTA, GA – The health of people who use the Corozal well water is not at risk, says the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) in its re-released public health assessment (PHA). The public is invited to read and provide additional comments on the report.
Agencia Federal Solicita Comentarios Adicionales del Público en Reporte sobre el Pozo de Corozal
Friday, May 15, 2015
(ATLANTA, Georgia) - ATLANTA – La salud de las personas que usan el agua del pozo de Corozal no está a riesgo, dice la Agencia para Sustancias Tóxicas y el Registro de Enfermedades (ATSDR por sus siglas en inglés) en su Evaluación de Salud Pública. El público está invitado a leer y proveer comentarios nuevamente en el reporte sobre el Pozo de Corozal.
ATSDR to Sign Up Children and Pregnant Women for Free Lead and Arsenic Screening Tests
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
(Hayden and Winkelman, Arizona) - ATLANTA, GA – Next week, March 23-27, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) will share information and answer questions about scheduling free lead and arsenic screening tests for children and pregnant women in Hayden and Winkelman, AZ.