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Toxic Site Set for Cleanup in Richland

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RICHLAND, Wash.-- The Department of Ecology has added 45 properties to the list of toxic sites in Washington. One of them is in Richland.

Tri-city Battery Goodyear is at 601 George Washington Way and has been scheduled for cleanup. The Department of Ecology ranks these sites on a scale of 1 through 5.

One being the highest toxic level. Tri-city Battery was ranked a 2 on the list. We spoke with a former owner who said the business has been closed since 2005.

We tried contacting the current owners, but were unable to get a hold of anyone.