3M chemicals appear in Lake Calhoun

by bryan kennedy on Apr. 18th, 2007

Minnesota Pollution Control scientists were surprised recently to find elevated levels of 3M perfluorinated chemicals in Lake Calhoun. The MPCA officials are trying to warn people who might regularly fish in the lake, specifically targeting the Hmong, Laotian, Vietnamese, and Cambodian communities.

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mentor says:

Hi, I was wondering if the 3M chemicals is effecting Lake Harriet? Because I had gone there many times and saw the two lakes next to each other.

posted on Tue, 08/28/2007 - 10:51am

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