toxic plume http://kuer.org en Salt Lake City Toxic Plume May Get Superfund Status http://kuer.org/post/salt-lake-city-toxic-plume-may-get-superfund-status <p>A toxic plume that has contaminated the groundwater in a Yalecrest neighborhood for more than 20 years may be cleaned up under the federal Superfund program. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency submitted a proposal Friday to add the groundwater plume to the National Priorities List of uncontrolled hazardous waste sites.&nbsp; The Utah Department of Environmental Quality, Salt Lake Valley Health Department, and city of Salt Lake all support the EPA Superfund proposal.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 21:14:21 +0000 Andrea Smardon 18290 at http://kuer.org Salt Lake City Toxic Plume May Get Superfund Status