Watch the NBC news report resulting from CBG’s latest reports on contamination. And read the news story here.
SAN FRANCISCO — Contamination is more widespread in San Francisco’s Hunters Point section than previously acknowledged, according to a pair of reports from a non-profit based in Santa Cruz.
The amount of land that’s been tested for radiation represents only a fraction of the Navy’s land there, according to researchers.
SAN FRANCISCO – A meeting was held Thursday night to go over the latest reports on potential contamination of the old Hunters Point Shipyard site in San Francisco.
A new report suggests the radiation left behind by the Navy is far worse than what residents were told.
Read the Curbed San Francisco report here.
The SF Chronicle reports:
An independent report, one of two released Thursday on the safety of the former Hunters Point Naval Shipyard in San Francisco, said no data exists to support the presumption the shipyard is safe.
The SF Examiner reports. Read the article here.
While it has been known for some time that the Navy’s contractor at Hunters Point had falsified radiation measurements there, a new report reveals that the cleanup levels themselves were also erroneous. They are grossly outdated, violate the Superfund law, and are far, far less protective than promised. Therefore both the measurements and the standards against which they were checked were wrong, in ways that seriously undercut public safety.
Read the piece in the VC Reporter.