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Meramec Caverns

Phase 2 Addendum Air Controls Work Plan La Jolla Springs Cave ComplexEPA Region 7 is directing the Potentially Responsible Parties at a groundwater contamination Superfund site in Franklin County, Mo., to perform additional work to protect workers and visitors from potentially harmful exposures to trichloroethylene (TCE) vapors in the nearby Meramec Caverns, a privately-owned tourist attraction near Stanton, Mo. As a precautionary step, Meramec Caverns, also known as the LaJolla Springs Cave Complex, recently decided to cease cave tours while the… more