Bally’s Atlantic City study High for Lead in Water, neglected to Act for Six Months

Bally’s Atlantic City study High for Lead in Water, neglected to Act for Six Months

Bally’s AC claims it doubted the accuracy of the initial reports but admits this will not justify its inaction.

Bally’s Atlantic City didn’t notify its guests that the water in its high roller suite elsewhere contained potentially dangerous degrees of lead for over 6 months after it have been made aware of the fact, according to a report by the New York Post.

In late August 2015, a independent lab analyzed water from 20 sources during the home and discovered that seven of these included unhealthy degrees of lead. The VIP suite had 17.8 micrograms per liter, somewhat higher than the acceptable maximum level of 15 micrograms per liter.

Alarmingly, the lab discovered that water in the janitor’s cabinet measured 1,300 micrograms per liter, more than 86 times the level that is safe.

‘I’ve never ever seen 1,300 in 15 years,’ Garth Moyle, deputy administrator director of the Atlantic City Municipal Utilities Authority, told the Post. ‘I don’t think ancient Rome had figures that way.’

DEP Dawdling

Bally’s passed the findings of the report onto nj-new Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), which sat it eventually sent a letter of non-compliance to Bally’s operator, Caesars on them until February when.

In the interim, despite having knowledge that is full of report, Caesars did not do anything until it received the page through the DEP. Then, and only then, did it go on to close its Hi Continue reading “Bally’s Atlantic City study High for Lead in Water, neglected to Act for Six Months”