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Re: E-M:/ Hearing on Romulus Haz. Waste Well THIS WEDNESDAY



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Enviro-Mich message from Andrew Mutch <andrewimutch@yahoo.com>
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I believe that MDEQ already signed off this as being
A-OK. Thanks Russ!!

Andrew Mutch
Novi

--- Lowell Prag <lprag@mail.msen.com> wrote:
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> Enviro-Mich message from Lowell Prag
> <lprag@mail.msen.com>
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> 
> I don't understand why very high temperature
> incineration is not used 
> for this type of disposal. DOE has already
> demonstrated that it will 
> work safely, even with radioactive waste. The main
> problem is probably 
> the expense, as it is cheaper to dump it in the
> ground.
> 
> I wonder if MDEQ will also have a say in the matter.
> 
> Lowell Prag
> 
> On Mon, 6 Jan 2003, Mary Beth Doyle wrote:
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> >
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> > Enviro-Mich message from Mary Beth Doyle
> <marybeth@ecocenter.org>
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> > 
> > Don't like out-of-state waste coming to Michigan?
> How about 
> > out-of-state HAZARDOUS waste?
> > 
> > Let the EPA know how you feel this Wednesday
> evening in Romulus. The 
> > EPA will be holding an information session and
> public hearing 
> > regarding the proposed land ban exemption for the
> Hazardous Waste 
> > Deep  Injection well in Romulus.  (The land ban
> exemption is granted 
> > if EPA agrees that the company has demonstrated
> that the wastes being 
> > injected will not migrate to the surface of seep
> into underground 
> > drinking water for 10,000 years.)
> > 
> > The well would be the first commercial hazardous
> waste injection well 
> > in the state. It's important to have a strong
> showing at the  public 
> > hearing to let the EPA they should deny the land
> ban exemption. 
> > Michigan doesn't need or want this well.
> > 
> > WHEN: Wednesday, Jan 8, starting at 5pm.
> > WHERE: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 8000 Merriman Rd.,
> Romulus MI
> > WHAT: Information session (5 PM to 7 PM) and
> Public Hearing (starting at 7 PM)
> > 
> > To review EPA documents related to the Romulus
> well and the land ban 
> > exemption, go to:
> > http://www.epa.gov/region5/water/uic/uicpub.htm
> and scroll down to 
> > "Current events and hot topics"
> > 
> > The EPA will be accepting written comments until
> January 22nd.
> > 
> > -- 
> > 
> > 
> > Mary Beth Doyle, MPH
> > Environmental Health Project
> > Ecology Center
> > 117 N. Division
> > Ann Arbor MI 48104
> > 
> > 734-663-2400 ext 108
> > 734-663-2414 (fax)
> > 
> > 
> >
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