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State Regulators Face Tough Questions Over Lead Contamination Near Exide Battery Plant

Concerns continue to mount over lead contamination near the Exide Technologies battery recycling facility.

07/24/2015

All Released Results Show Lead In Soil Samples Of Homes Near Exide Plant

The state Department of Toxic Substances said the yards of 104 homes in a Boyle Heights neighborhood have been tested for lead.

11/10/2014

The Exide Technologies plant has been closed since March. (credit: CBS)

LA County Task Force To Recommend Closure Of Vernon Battery Recycling Plant

Los Angeles County is creating a task force to recommend ways of closing a battery recycling plant after elevated lead levels were found in the soil at 39 surrounding homes and a school.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2014