NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 04, 1970
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Bypassed Introduction Chet Huntley (NYC); David Brinkley (DC)
(Studio) In past, federal agencies given money for pollution but spent somewhere else while pollution continued
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Chicago, Illinois) Great Lakes Naval Training Center, on Lake Michigan, is one of nation'stop federal polluters. Center's sewage plants not adequate. Great Lakes has plans to divert waste into new treatment plant that hasn't been built.
REPORTER: Bill Matney
(Long Beach, California) Long Beach Naval Shipyard says any pollution by ships an accident. Navy working on cleaner fuel for fleet. Sewage and garbage treatment aboard ships met city standards, but admit, have to work harder to meet new standards.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
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