Military forces will send several massive war ships to the
bottom of the ocean as part of this month’s RIMPAC war games. The exercise is
called SINKEX and takes place off the shores of Hawai`i after a two year
moratorium. Public health groups are suing the EPA for permitting the program.
Links for more info:
Basal Action Network- Report Dishonorable Disposal
Legal Petition to EPA 2012 "TO PROTECT HUMAN HEALTH AND THE ENVIRONMENT FROM UNREASONABLE RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH THE NAVY’S SINKING EXERCISE PROGRAM (SINKEX)"
U.S. Maritime Administration- SINKEX
Navy SINKEX PCB research