FLOWOOD, Miss. (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency will hold a public meeting Thursday in Flowood to discuss the initial plans for cleaning up an industrial site.
The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at Flowood Pavillion.
The EPA put the former Sonford Products site in Rankin County on the Superfund list in 2007.
The EPA says the site has soil contaminated with pentachlorophenol (PCP), lindane, dioxin, arsenic, lead and dibenzofuran compounds.
The site is 200 feet from a residential area in Flowood, an eastern suburb of Jackson.
The federal Superfund program cleans up the most complex uncontrolled or abandoned hazardous waste sites in the country.
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