TITLE

Living on Poisoned Ground

AUTHOR(S)
Hewitt, Bill; Trischitta, Linda; Morrissey, Siobhan
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
People;3/25/2002, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the pollution of Anniston, Alabama, caused by the Monsanto plant that spewed PCBs into local waterways and landfills. Decision by a jury that Monsanto be held liable for the damage it has caused to some residents; Anticipation of several thousand plaintiffs who will testify about their health problems and property damage; Impact of this decision on chemical companies; Details on how the pollution was discovered; Profiles of several victims and anti-pollution activists.
ACCESSION #
6337190

 

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