CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 22, 1983
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Times Beach, Missouri) Environmental Protection Agency decision to buy out Times Beach, Missouri, due to extensive dioxin contamination examined. [PEOPLE - note psychological impact of waiting for government decision.] [EPA administration Anne BURFORD - announces purchase and cleanup decision.] Contamination of town recalled; current level of dioxin contamination mentioned. [Center for Disease Control spokesperson Dr. Vern HOUK - notes safety level of dioxin exposure.] [MAN - notes inability to purchase comparable house with Environmental Protection Agency payment.]
REPORTER: Derrick Blakely
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