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Conservation organization questions proposed clean-up plan for Bear Creek Superfund site

Posted on AllSides March 25th, 2024
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BALTIMORE - A conservation organization raised concerns over a proposed clean-up plan for the Bear Creek Superfund site ahead of the deadline for the Environmental Protection Agency's call for public comment. By boat Monday, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation highlighted an area of the Baltimore Harbor that was formerly the home of steelmaking giant Bethlehem Steel Corporation at Sparrows Point for 125 years. The company filed for bankruptcy protections and was later purchased by what's now known as Tradepoint Atlantic. About 61 acres of contaminated sediments have been documented in Bear...

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