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Atlas Tack - Haz Mat Site: A Town's Environmental Nightmare Add Video

Published on Mar 10, 2013 (Enhanced Version) A short documentary (1987) of a controversial abandoned tack factory contaminated with hazardous chemicals which included drums of cyanide and naptha,,just yards away from an elementary school. The company held the town of Fairhaven, Massachusetts on the brink of an environmental disaster for years. Fire Chief Donald Bernard forcefully entered the building accompanied by cameraman MLBaron for a mandatory Fire Inspection. This award winning MLBaron video and expose' was instrumental in the EPA's eventual clean up of the site and remediation of the surrounding wetlands 25 years later..

Posted by MLBaron on March 22, 2013 at 6:46 PM 2660 Views

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