Employees seek reason for illnesses

Posted by Trish Riley, August 1, 2010

Former Asarco employees are fighting for information. Permanent rashes and serious illnesses where there were no previous symptoms are among the mysteries they want to understand.

Doctors diagnosed Garza, 48, with multiple sclerosis in 1997. A few weeks ago, he learned that hazardous waste was illegally incinerated at Asarco. He wonders if that exposure caused his illness.

via Ex-Asarco employees seek reason for illnesses – El Paso Times.