Health Officials Urge Those Who Live, Work Near Exide Facility To Get Blood Lead TestPublic health officials were urging residents living near Exide’s battery-recycling facility in Vernon to get their blood tested.
Residents Who Live Near Battery Recycling Plant Urged To Sign-Up For Free Blood TestsExide has agreed to pay for 30,000 tests for people who live within a 2-mile radius.
Residents Demand Closure Of Vernon Battery Recycling Plant In Heated Town Hall MeetingResidents at a town hall meeting Tuesday called for the closure of a controversial battery recycling plant that state agencies charge has spread hazardous pollution into the air and groundwater.
Calif., Battery Recycler Reach Deal On Emissions State regulators have reached a deal with a Southern California battery recycler accused of releasing toxic air emissions that might have threatened the health of more than 100,000 people.

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