News from Rockford, Illinois:
"Back in 2011, the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency labeled the Rush's neighborhood an "area of concern" and conducted a groundwater study. Levels of the chemical benzene were found in a few private wells, more than what's safe to drink."
"According to the IEPA study, exposure to unsafe levels of benzene, over long periods of time, may increase the lifetime risk of cancer. Karli fears her and her neighbors' illnesses aren't just coincidence."
Rockford Family Worries Water Contamination Causing Neighborhood Illnesses - WREX.com
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