CSB to meet on final report for West Virginia chemical leak

Session will take place September 28, open to public

Posted September 26, 2016

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) will convene a public meeting on, September 28, 2016, to release its final report and safety recommendations into the chemical storage tank leak that contaminated the drinking water of up to 300,000 residents of nine West Virginia Counties.

At the meeting, the Board will hear a presentation from the investigative staff on their draft investigation report and related safety recommendations. The Board will also hear comments from the community. At the conclusion of the staff presentation, the Board may vote on the final report.

The meeting is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is not required, but to assure adequate seating attendees are strongly encouraged to pre-register by emailing their names and affiliations to meeting@csb.gov.

The meeting will also be webcast live and free of charge. Details about the webcast will be available on the CSB website closer to the time of the meeting.

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