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EPA to Test Southeast Chicago Yards for Dangerous Neurotoxin

The EPA announced it would start testing the soil in residential yards in Chicago's Southeast Side for the dangerous neurotoxin manganese.  The EPA's recent decision comes after the Chicago Department of Public Health tested 27 yards on the city's East Side and found that 70 percent of them had manganese levels above state safety limits.  Read more... 


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