Category: SSFL

  • SSFL Nuclear Cleanup Deal Reached

    After 30 years of debate, a federal lawsuit, the passage of a state law, and congressional inquiries, a breakthrough agreement has been reached to cleanup portions of the SSFL facility...

  • Bake Sale For Boeing!

    (With video.) February, 2010: Teens Against Toxins, a group of high school students alarmed by the Boeing Company’s refusal to clean up the radioactive and toxic contamination at its Santa...

  • 50th Anniversary of LA’s Partial Nuclear Meltdown

    In July 1959, a reactor in the Los Angeles area suffered a partial meltdown. The Atomic Energy Commission kept the accident secret for decades, until Bridge the Gap was able...

  • Historic SSFL Agreement

    Agreement Reached Between the Schwarzenegger Administration, CBG and Other Groups that Santa Susana Nuke Site will be Cleaned Up to Strictest Superfund Standards At a press conference on January 15,...

  • CBG’s Hirsch testifies before U.S. Senate Environment Committee About “Nuclear Amnesia”

    September 18 – At the invitation of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, CBG’s Dan Hirsch testified in Washington on September 18. Using the history of nuclear accidents,...

  • Groups Blast Boeing Panel

    07/17/2008: Boeing Pushes to Relax Enforcement of Water Pollution Limits. Efforts by a panel assembled by Boeing to push for elimination of a range of enforceable numeric limits on pollution...

  • Long Sought Win For The Community

    07/11/2008 Result: EPA Stands Up; DOE Backs Down on Radiation Survey. After disclosures by CBG that DOE had altered critical numbers in a key table related to the cleanup of...

  • Boeing Pays $471,000 for 79 Pollution Violations

    Boeing has waived its right to a hearing before the LA Regional Water Quality Control Board on a proposed $471,000 fine for scores of violations of pollution discharge limits and...

  • Witches Brew of Toxic Chemicals Burned by Rocketdyne in Open Pits

    New Revelations of Dozens of Hazardous Wastes Burned Over Decades.  Documents obtained by CBG show a pattern of burning of toxic chemicals in open pits at SSFL. Click here to...

  • Community Waterboarded by Water Board

    After a hearing on November 1, 2007, the LA Regional Water Quality Control Board decided to relax Boeing’s pollution permit. An Early Christmas for A Huge Polluter:   At Boeing’s request,...