*?In my experience, Dow only enters into negotiations if they
can cut a better deal for themselves, not the environment,? said Mary Gade, who
was the Bush
*Dioxin is so toxic that it is measured in trillionths of a gram, and concerns about dioxin contamination were behind two of the most infamous environmental disasters in U.S. history ? the evacuations of the Love Canal neighborhood in upstate New York and the entire town of Times Beach, Mo. But cleanup remains stalled in the Saginaw area, mainly because Dow asserts the contamination does not threaten people or wildlife.
*?We?re moving at an extremely fast pace,? said John Musser, the Dow spokesman.