EPA air test heightens fears - Morgan County Citizen
By Tia Lynn Ivey managing editor The alarming results of a new air test in DeKalb may have disturbing implications for Madison. The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (GEPD) conducted its first air test to measure ethylene oxide emissions near a medical sterilization plant in South DeKalb, which revealed levels far beyond acceptable standards crafted by federal regulators. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC), “even miles away from any known source, the level of ethylene oxide captured by the state’s air monitor is 15 times higher than what federal regulators ... Read More