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Resource ID: #8436
Subject: Hazardous Waste
Source: KPLC-TV (Lake Charles, La.)
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Date: 6/1991-9/1991

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KPLC-TV (Lake Charles, La.) finds that the county sheriff's office is using inmates from the county jail to illegally dump hazardous waste and chemicals in a remote area behind the jail, a scheme designed to save the sheriff's department $50,000 in hazardous waste disposal costs, June - September 1991.

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