Solving the problem of contaminated water at Ft. Detrick

Contamination of groundwater due to toxic waste dumping is a problem affecting many parts of the country, but in places like Frederick, Md., the problem is compounded when an Army base that made weapons is involved.

Today, a Maryland Senator got a status report on the $6 million cleanup at the Army’s Ft. Detrick.

FederalNewsRadio’s Max Cacas was in Frederick earlier and tells us more about what he saw.

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