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DOD HOSTS THIRD CHEMICAL DEMIL ENVIRONMENTAL FORUM

Reference Number: No. 152-97
April 3, 1997

Today, the Department of Defense hosted the Third Chemical
Demilitarization Environmental Forum in Birmingham, Ala. The Forum is
part of an ongoing process to identify problems and to communicate with
the communities at large that are affected by the national program to
destroy the stockpile of chemical weapons in a safe and environmentally
acceptable manner. 

Co-hosting the Forum was Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, Sherri
Goodman and Assistant Secretary of the Army, Gil Decker AND DEPUTY 
ASSISTANT TO THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE FOR CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL 
MATTERS, Dr. Ted Prociv. Mr. Mike Parker, Program Manager for 
alternatives technologies also participated. 

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