by Michael Levin, Ph.D., F.A.A.A.S.
May 13, 2006

Haverford should request and receive answers to questions that have been transmitted to EPA on April 20, 2006 concerning the Superfund site at the corner of Lawrence and Eagle Road.  Questions are: 1) Is there a comparison of contaminant levels in 2005 with 2001 when treatment began?  2) What is the cost  per unit of contaminant removed from groundwater?  3), What uses have been made of permanently contaminated wood preserver sites?  In order, arguably, the answers are presaged as: 1) Don’t know (apparently none), 2) Very expensive (depending upon how it is calculated), 3) Probably none (or a heavily qualified response). 

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