CATCHCitizens Against Toxic Chemical HazardsPresents
Reasons to Stop a Chemical Plant in SumnerProposed Site is in the middle of homesQuarter of a million gallons of chemicalsToo many things to go wrongToo many people nearbySmoke gets trapped in ValleyVolcano Hazard AreaNo Warning System for Chemical SpillEtc,
The Proposed Site
Located on Traffic and Zehnder
How Big will the Tanks be?
Enough to Hold 250,000 Gallons Of Chemicals
What Can Go Wrong?Anything and Everything !!!
How Many People Live Nearby ?In a mile and a half radius there lives 20,000 people from 3 different cities plus county.
10,000 in Nearby Hills
10,000 people in the Valley
Valleys Also Traps in AirEven Toxic Vapor Clouds from Chemical Plants
What About the Volcano?We are in a Lahar Zone. Not all lahars are large scale events.
Our Volcano Has a Warning System
Where is the Accidental Chemical ReleaseWarning System?There isnt one availableNever will be
If there is an Accidental Chemical Release,And the E P A says there almost certainly will be oneHow will we send out the warning to evacuate or die
This is an oil fire.Emergency workers know exactly what to do for an oil fire
This Chemical leak or fire could be one of several dozen chemicalsIf you dont know what chemical it is or which protocol to use, you dont do anything. Too dangerous.
Nobody deals with a chemical fire. You evacuate and get the hell out.
This recent Chemical fire was in DetroitThousand of people were evacuated from homes and businessesIt took days to returnBlack toxic ash rained down upon the cityResidents where told not to touch it, even though it was everywhere
This recent Chemical fire was in DetroitNo resident or business got paid damagesMysterious illnesses are just startingOther accidental chemical releases have resulted in deaths.Do we want this for Sumner?
Lets Stop This Monster Before It Gets StartedBut How Do We Stop It?
Here is the plan(according to a community lawyer weve contacted)We need money ( $ 20,000 )We need scientific evidenceWe need to Hire our own Environmental SpecialistThere is enough flaws with the Proposed Chemical Plant that with scientific evidence, we can stop this project dead, before it stops us
Here is the plan(according to a community lawyer weve contacted)There is enough flaws with the Proposed Chemical Plant that:with scientific evidence, we can stop this project dead, before it stops us
Join UsThis is a community ProblemIf we all help, we WILL win