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EPA gets the lead out at chemical dump site

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By Christopher Brooke, Reporter

LAMBSBURG — The clean up crew working to dispose of acid found at a former Old Pipers Gap Road business has now removed lead from the ground.

Carroll County declared a local emergency in early October as the Environmental Protection Agency started cleaning up the acid at the Lambsburg site where workers once used acid to deconstruct computers and reclaim the gold inside.

They found the acid in more than 300 barrels, which the crews offloaded into tanks to remove it from the property.


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