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wkyc 3 Reports: Clyde: Playground Built Over Deadly Chemicals

19 November 2012 Published in Blog
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WNWO Reports: EPA Finds Cancer Causing Carcinogens at Whirlpool Park Site

15 November 2012 Published in Blog
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Toledo Blade Reports: Green Springs Park Revealed as Toxic Dumping Ground

15 November 2012 Published in Blog
Alan Mortensen and Dustin Lance of Dewsnup, King & Olsen in Salt Lake City along with the Clyde families of children who have suffered from cancer react to the EPA report indicating high PCB levels were recently tested at a former Whirlpool playground. The report indicates that the former playground is a virtual "toxic dump" states Alan Mortensen.  He said the area where the PCB levels were found "slopes down into the pond, and the pond is what they used to fill the [swimming] pool every year so they would pump the warer out of the pond into the pool. That's big concern to the family members". click here to read the entire article.

Toledo Blade Reports: 'Toxic' Sludge discovered at Park in Clyde Area

15 November 2012 Published in Blog
Attorney Alan W. Mortensen at a Clyde Cancer Cluster press conference on November 14, 2012 Alan W. Mortsen, one of the attorney's retained by the families of Clyde-area children who have suffered from cancer, states that though previous testing indicated the presences of cancer-causing PCBs at a former children's park previously owned by Whirlpool Corp., the recent EPA findings were a shock to the families that Mr. Mortensen and Mr. Lance represent.