Wake Forest (Town of) http://wunc.org en Contamination Found In Wake Forest Wells http://wunc.org/post/contamination-found-wake-forest-wells <p>About 20 private wells in a Wake Forest neighborhood have been found to be contaminated with a toxic degreasing agent. Kenneth Rhame is a federal on-scene coordinator with the <span class="link-external"><a href="http://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/region4.html">Environmental Protection Agency</a></span>. He says one home off Stony Hill Road had concentrations of <span class="link-external"><a href="http://www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/hlthef/tri-ethy.html">TCE </a></span>more than 65 times the safe drinking limit.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 13:30:00 +0000 Isaac-Davy Aronson 1904 at http://wunc.org Violations at Worker Camps in Eastern NC http://wunc.org/post/violations-worker-camps-eastern-nc <p>A new study is detailing housing violations for migrant workers in Eastern North Carolina.<br><br><strong>Jeff Tiberii:</strong> Researchers from Wake Forest University found violations at all 183 worker camps they examined. Bacteria from human waste were found in the drinking water at 61 of those camps. Dr. Thomas Arcury Directs the Center for Worker Health at Wake Forest School of Medicine. He wrote the report.<br> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 08:50:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 2901 at http://wunc.org