Wow -- somehow I
missed this ? does anyone know the outcome?
Are the wells shut
down for good?
Project, Sierra Club Michigan Chapter
Make all Michigan's waters
fishable and swimmable.
[mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of William Tobler
Sent: Sunday, November 05, 2006 12:26
Subject: E-M:/ Romulus Wells Shut
Christine Ferretti / The Detroit
ROMULUS -- Less than a year after hazardous
materials began being pumped
into controversial 4,500-foot-deep injection
wells, the discovery of leaking
fluids has shut them down.
Michigan Department of Environmental Quality ordered the closure of
wells on the 15-acre site owned by Environmental Disposal Systems Inc.
a quarterly inspection in late October revealed one leaked and
emitted an unusual acidic vapor, said Jim Sygo, deputy director of
agency. On Friday, the DEQ issued a letter to the Bingham Farms-based
outlining its violations, Sygo said. Fines could follow, he