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A -- that Jersey dealing with a situation.
Just like Erin Brockovich.
People and -- in lakes New Jersey -- seeing a spike in cancer levels and they're blaming the company DuPont.
For contaminating their water we're joined by the co founders of citizens for clean -- and Blake's recent repeal it.
And Regina Cisco good morning both of -- morning -- My understanding is that people in pumped in -- mostly men.
Are dying in an incredible rate of kidney cancer and non hodgkin's lymphoma.
Whose fault is that -- that's the full of to the DuPont corporations weapons site.
What -- were they doing there.
They stopped manufacturing ammunition in 1994.
For over a hundred years they were operating.
That fine thank you Lisa and what's happened as a result of their manufacturing in the nation's at this site has the water have been affected.
The -- ground water and poisonous gasses are seeping into our homes.
We have pollutants -- -- lead Mercury.
TC east PCs and they do not claim that the benzene is there is for the tall lean.
And that the -- and you've lost your father.
To cancer yes I did my dad died at 62 he was the type of man that was never sick.
Went outside with the -- worked very hard every day and died of a rare leukemia kidney Reno failure.
And and kidney cancers what you've been seeing in pelican lakes area.
Very high and -- about 400 homes that are affected is that correct over 400 at -- and what is DuPont.
Doing for the homeowners.
And the children and families in -- -- They haven't really done much in the past over twenty years they're using up pumpkin -- system that's really not working.
And that's why we -- that.
Citizens for a clean -- -- links.
Also known as the -- sepia and the CCP Ellis has asked what the ventilator as he put the houses -- that would DuPont is offered.
Numerous issues with the assistance they are not raid on compliant and we are in the tier one read -- system.
And they should be you're taking a -- aluminum gotta pipe.
Which is square and putting it into -- -- PVC pipe now visited a lawsuit that's been brought against a do ponder against anyone with regard to this yes -- have -- where does that stand.
It's in litigation how can you live and pumped in -- if you know about the contamination.
Peter unfortunately -- the talent that we live in Regina and I also grew up there.
It's a beautiful town it's a beautiful community.
The new findings of vapor intrusion.
Has just been released in 2000 and -- So many of us if we had known and we did not know they were cleaning.
They were only containing.
On the -- -- site they were not cleaning.
And only in a certain area they aren't even cleaning the whole.
5600 acres of property that they used to own that since Jason -- Just have a few seconds do you have children instant -- What do you think in them that in the morning -- -- -- when they go to sleep you.
We live in constant fear that some day they're going to become now.
Well I opal could thinks -- and then keep us abreast of what's going to -- very thank -- voters to see if they get up next we'll get.
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