Polluting Vernon Battery Plant Shut Down

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Exide Technologies in Vernon is one of the largest car-battery recyclers in the world.  But it’s been shut down by the state Department of Toxic Substances Control, which says it’s a public health threat to as many as 100,000 people. 

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Guest:
Jessica Garrison - Los Angeles Times - @latimesjessicag

Host:
Warren Olney

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Kerry Cavanaugh, Evan George, Caitlin Shamberg