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Excavation begins in Okinawa field where barrels previously found

Workers began excavation Friday on an additional 66 spots at the Okinawa City soccer field where barrels containing toxic herbicides were found last year. In July, the Japanese government determined that 83 barrels already unearthed near Kadena Air Base contained ingredients believed to have been used in a common herbicide.

 

 

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