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Table 6: Military Sites Where Perchlorate Testing is Urgent

Rocket Fuel in Drinking Water: Table 6: Military Sites Where Perchlorate Testing is Urgent

March 3, 2003

Table 6. Perchlorate testing is urgently needed at 63 Department of Defense sites.

State

City

Facility

Why testing needed

AL

Childersburg

Alabama Army Ammunition Plant

Munitions production

AL

Anniston

Anniston Air Force base

Ammunition/ missile maintenance and storage

AR

East Camden

Shumaker Ordnance Plant/ Camden Naval Ordnance Plant,

US Naval Ammunition Depot

Mfg, testing, disposal of ammunitions, explosives and

rockets

AZ

Tucson

Air Force Plant 44

Missile production, explosives storage

AZ

Flagstaff

Camp Navajo, Navajo Depot Activity

Ammunition/explosives disposal, rocket/missile maintenance

AZ

Pinal County

Florence Military Reservation

Explosive ordnance disposal

AZ

Gila Bend

Barry M. Goldwater Range

Rocket, ordnance testing

CA

Modesto

Riverbank Army Ammunition Plant

Ammunition plant

CA

Fresno

Fresno Air National Guard Base

Munitions storage area

CA

Burbank

Air Force Plant 14

Missile production

CA

Point Magu

Naval Air Weapons Station

Missile testing

CA

Alameda and San Joaquin Counties

Lawrence Livermore National Labs Site 300

Explosives testing, open burn/detonation

CA

Rancho Cordova

Air Force Plant 70

Rocket mfg.

CO

Denver

Lowry Air Force Base

Solid rocket fuel used on base

HI

Western Oahu

Makua Military Reservation

Open burn/detonation of ordnance

IA

Middletown

Iowa Army Ammunition Plant

Munitions/ explosives mfg, testing, disposal

ID

Mountain Home

Mountain Home AFB

Titan missile production, maintenance, munitions storage

IL

Near Chicago

Joliet Army Ammunitions Plant

Burning and demolition of explosives

IL

Savanna

Savanna Army Depot

Storage/disposal of munitions/explosives

IL/IA

Rock Island/Davenport

Rock Island Arsenal

Ordnance mfg. - largest weapons mfg arsenal in western

world

IN

Bloomington

NSWC Crane Division

Explosive disposal, ammunitions production, storage

IN

Charlestown

Indiana Army Ammunition Plant

Rocket propellant plant

IN

Madison

Jefferson Range/ Jefferson Proving Ground

Rocket testing

KS

Parson

Kansas Army Ammunition Plant

Burning and demolition of explosives

KS

Kansas City

Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant

Powder plant

KY

Richmond

Blue Grass Chemical Activity

Rocket/munitions storage/disposal

LA

Shreveport

Louisiana Army Ammunition Plant

Ammunition plant

MA

Watertown

Army Materials Technology Laboratory/ Waterman Arsenal

Munitions development, testing

MI

Hanson

Camp Grayling

Ammunition supply point

MN

St Paul

Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant

Ammunition production and demilitarization

MO

St Louis

St Louis Army Ammunition Plant, St Louis Ordnance Plant

Munitions plant

MO

Neosho

Camp Crowder, Air Force Plant 65

Test-firing rocket engines

MS

Slidell

Mississippi Army Ammunition Plant

Munitions production

ND

Minot

Minot AFB

Missile production and testing

NE

Grand Island

Cornhusker Army Ammunition Plant

Munitions production

NE

Omaha

Offutt AFB

Missile production testing

NM

Albuquerque

Kirtland AFB

Rocket research

NM

Alamogordo

Holloman AFB

Missile testing

NV

Las Vegas

Nellie AFB

Munitions storage

NV

Tonopah

Tonopah Test Range

Explosives testing

NY

Buffalo

Air Force Plant 38

Rocket motors (construction support)

NY

Watervliet

Watervliet Arsenal

Rocket motor/artillery production

NY

Romulus

Seneca Army Depot

Ammunition/explosives/missile burning

OH

Ravenna

Ravenna Army Ammunition Plant

Explosives mfg. and ammunitions demilitarization

OH

Scranton

Scranton Army Ammunition Plant

Ammunition plant

OH

Cleveland

NASA Glenn Research Center

Perchlorate/propulsion research

OK

McAlester

McAlester Army Ammunition Plant

Munitions manufacture, rocket production

PA

Chambersburg

Letterkenny Army Center

Missile/ammunition storage, testing, maintenance, disposal

PA

Tobyhanna

Tobyhanna Army Depot

Missile maintenance/ repair

SC

Sumter

Poinsett Range, Shaw AFB

Open burn/detonation for waste munitions

SD

Rapid City

Ellsworth AFB

Titan missile production

TN

Kingsport

Holston Army Ammunition Plant

Explosives and propellant production

TN

Tullahoma

Arnold Engineering Development Center

Rocket testing

TN

Milan

Milan Army Ammunition Plant

Ammunitions testing and storage

TN

Chattanooga

Volunteer Army Ammunition Plant

Explosives mfg.

TX

Abilene

Dyess AFB

Missile production (Atlas), testing (Minuteman)

TX

Boerne

Camp Stanley Storage Activity

Munitions production, testing, maintenance

TX

Fort Worth

Air Force Plant 4

Produces missile components

TX

San Antonio

Kelly AFB

Propellant handling

UT

Brigham City

Air Force Plant 78

Rocket motor and missile mfg.

UT

Ogden

Air Force Plant 77

Rocket motor and missile mfg.

WI

Badger

Badger Army Ammunition Plant

Munitions manufacture

WI

Madison

Badger Army Ammunition Plant

Munitions manufacture

Source: EWG 2003