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Warehouse Property prior to removal and remedial actions

BEFORE - Former Radium Processing Facility Source Area. Also Known as the 'Warehouse Property' Prior to removal and remedial actions. 1992

Excavation of source area

DURING - Excavation of source area : The warehouse property. Spring 1997

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Former Radium Processing Facility

(1 of 13) Former Radium Processing Facility Source Area. Also Known as the 'Warehouse Property' Prior to removal and remedial actions. 1992

Homes in Lansdowne

(2 of 13) Homes in Lansdowne Borough under construction. Fall 1996

house under going dismantlement'

(3 of 13) Radiologically contaminated house under going dismantlement. A vacant lot will result on this property since these property owners elected permanent residential relocation. Vacant lots to be transfer to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

house under going dismantlement'

(4 of 13) Radiologically contaminated house under going dismantlement

Soils being excavated

(5 of 13) Radiologically contaminated soils being excavated from one of residential properties

Home under construction

(6 of 13) A home in Lansdowne Borough under construction. Fall 1996

Construction of new steps

(7 of 13) Construction of new steps.

Packaging contaminated debris material

(8 of 13) The warehouse property was used as a staging area for packaging of Radiologically contaminated debris material from residential properties. 1996

Excavation of the source area

(9 of 13) Excavation of the source area at the warehouse property. Spring 97

Excavation of the source area

(10 of 13) Excavation of source area : The warehouse property. Spring 1997

Excavation of warehouse property

(11 of 13) Excavation of warehouse property immediately adjacent to Regional Rail line. Summer 1997

Technician verifying cleanup

(12 of 13) Radiation Technician verifying cleanup criteria has been achieved on the Warehouse Property following excavation of radiological materials. Spring 1997

Newly constructed homes

(13 of 13) Newly constructed homes, Lansdowne Borough. Spring 1997

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