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George AFB’s Organochlorine Pesticides Contamination

In 2002, aldrin, chlordane, DDT, dieldrin, endrin, heptachlor, and lindane were detected in the surface soil at the George AFB Family Housing. In 2005 the Air Force advised the City of Victorville that the levels of pesticides detected at the Base Family Housing “could present a danger to human health if soils are [Read More…]

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DVA C&P Claim Toxic Exposure – Pesticides – George AFB

This is a starter list of documents that should be submitted to the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) for toxic injury as a result to exposure to “chlordane and other organochlorine pesticides (“OCPs”) at George AFB.” Terri Crooks set a precedent by winning her DVA C&P claim for service connection [Read More…]

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The Air Force Law Review – Lead-Based Paint

[PDF] The Reporter, vol. 32 no. 2 – Air Force Judge Advocate www.afjag.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-090107-037.pdf Others will follow your lead. …… in this article is based upon the collective past work of the Air Force …… ments regarding lead-based paint, the Melina Bill in-. [PDF] The Reporter, vol. 33 no. 1 – [Read More…]

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Military Housing

The Air Force Law Review – Military Housing

[PDF] military housing privatization initiative – Air Force Judge … www.afjag.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-081204-025.pdf Military Housing Privatization Lnitiative: A Guidance Document for Wading. Through … 1996, Congress stepped in and enacted the Military Housing Privatization. [PDF] AF Law Review vol. 61 www.afjag.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-081009-006.pdf which did not provide for power to terminate and at the [Read More…]

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The Air Force Law Review – Chlordane

[PDF]The Reporter, vol. 36 no. 4 (2009) – Year in Review www.afjag.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-100510-067.pdf Dec 15, 2006 – Idaho over how to handle chlordane in soil at a housing construction site. The branch also assisted ACC and AMC bases deal with Homeland …

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George AFB’s Lead Based Paint Contamination

Most facilities and buildings at George AFB were constructed before the DOD banned the use of lead based paint (LBP), in 1978, and are likely to contain one or more coats of such paint.  In addition, some facilities constructed immediately after the ban may also contain LBP, because the inventories [Read More…]

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Terri Kristl Crooks

Terri just set a precedent by winning her Department of Veterans Administration (DVA) claim for service connected health conditions associated with her exposure to toxic chemicals at George AFB. She had a repeated and prolonged exposure to chlordane and other organochlorine pesticides (“OCPs”) that were used as herbicides, insecticides, termiticides, [Read More…]

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Military Housing

Pesticide Contamination Military Family Housing – News

Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe The lawsuit alleges breaches of contract, violation of the landlord-tenant code, negligence, intentional infliction of emotional distress, fraud and unfair and deceptive trade practices. The lawsuit alleges the company failed to properly inform military families of potential health dangers posed by contaminated soil under [Read More…]

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George AFB’s Family Housing – Completed Exposure Pathways

ATSDR Public Health Assessment for George Air Force Base, CA In the 1998 Public Health Assessment for George Air Force Base the ATSDR made the following statements: “ATSDR did not identify any completed exposure pathways from George AFB to children at nearby schools or residential areas.” Page 27 “Soil at George AFB [Read More…]