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State sued over deal allegedly weakening Boeing’s cleanup at toxic site near Simi

by VC Star | October 11, 2022
But the lawsuit differs. It was filed by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, Parents Against Santa Susana Field Lab and the Los Angeles chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility. “As a result of a secret negotiation without any input from the public, the state ...

Water board’s vote clears path for Boeing’s clean up of toxic site near Simi Valley

by VC Star | August 13, 2022
The water board adopted the MOU despite dozens of public speakers who urged it not to on grounds that the settlement would allegedly leave at least 90% of Boeing’s contaminated soil not cleaned up. “I don’t believe you can say with a straight face that this Boeing deal ...

Were Boeing’s fines after Woolsey Fire reduced because of a conflict of interest?

by VC Star | March 27, 2022
The fines stemmed from toxic and radioactive contaminants in stormwater runoff from Boeing’s portion of the Santa Susana Field Lab following the devastating fire, which broke out on the 2,850-acre site, according to the nonprofit Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility ...