Peterborough Health Unit Shows it has mastered Orwell’s lessons – takes down TCE website

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MEDIA RELEASE Homeowners and residents exposed to Lethal Pollution (TCE HELP) Toronto environmental lawyers agree to attend TCE meeting on July 24th to discuss possible law suit PETERBOROUGH, July 22, 2012 -  Peterborough County-City Health Unit (PCCHU) has shown it has mastered Orwell’s lessons as outlined in his famous book, 1984 and his various essays. Last week, on July 16, it dismantled its web site on Trichloroethylene (TCE).  The web …continue…

Environmental Lawyer Cut from Speaking at Public Meeting on Contamination from Outboard Marine Plant

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This article is by Brenden Wedley of the Peterborough Examiner, published on June 27, 2012.  A Peterborough-based environmental lawyer who was dumped from the speaking lineup for a public meeting on contamination from the former Outboard Marine Corp. site says he was told to stay away because his presentation indicated the city and the province could be liable. The Peterborough County-City Health Unit, which had asked David McRobert to volunteer …continue…

Health Unit Cuts TCE Talk by Lawyer, HazMat Blogger

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This article is from HazMatMag.com, published on 07/04/2012.  Concerns over levels of toxic industrial solvent trichloroethylene (TCE) found in the air of certain Peterborough homes led to environmental lawyer David McRobert being invited to speak on the issue at a meeting held by the Peterborough County-City Health Unit (PCCHU) on June 26th, 2012. But he was abruptly “uninvited” by the health unit the night before. Officials attempted to allay residents’ fears …continue…