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  • Feature: The Bomb That Went Off Twice, part 3

    The explosive compound RDX helped make America a superpower. Now, it’s poisoning  the nation’s water and soil. By Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica.org In early 2000, the EPA issued its most substantial demands in a third order, laying out...

    • Posted February 1, 2018
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  • Feature: The Bomb That Went Off Twice, Part 2

    The explosive compound RDX helped make America a superpower. Now, it’s poisoning the nation’s water and soil. by Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica.org As early as 1979, company documents show, Mallinckrodt, the company that operated the plant before Ensign-Bickford...

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • The Bomb That Went Off Twice, Part 1

    The explosive compound RDX helped make America a superpower. Now, it’s poisoning the nation’s water and soil. By Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica It was a secret wartime project, with a code name and an urgent mission: develop a...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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