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Hazardous Wastes / Senate Hearing #66365

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 06, 1980
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(Studio) Destruction of Love Canal area of New York from hazardous waste dumps noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Kathleen Benesch's presentation of well water to Senate committee noting family's inability to use water for drinking reported; films shown. [BENESCH - describes situation with regard to health of family after bathing in water.] [Barbara QUIMBY - comments on evacuation to motel from Love Canal.] Death of James McCarthy's daughter, allegedly from problems related to toxic wastes surrounding his house , outlined. [Senator Ted KENNEDY - asks what the future holds for McCarthy.] [McCARTHY - responds.]
REPORTER: Joe Benton

Benton, Joe;
Reynolds, Frank

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