Heather McMurray EPgtlo, (915) 539-3388, firstname.lastname@example.org
El Paso City Council will vote to Rezone Contaminated ASARCO Land and Allow Development
Under Guise of Smartcode, the Rezoning Would Ignore
Undisclosed Poisons from Asarco's Secret-Waste Disposal Operation
- The ASARCO Texas Custodial Trustee for El Paso stated that "Asarco, as a large integrated metal producer and refiner obviously handled a wide variety materials including radioactive materials."
- The International Joint Advisory Committee under the La Paz Accord/Treaty passed a Resolution recommending testing, but no testing has yet been done to determine what contamination remains in this region from Asarco's illegal hazardous-waste incineration.
- EPA has not yet released the documents detailing those wastes.
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