- 08 Oct 13
New evidence has emerged that a report carried out by the EPA into sickness among animals – and humans – in Askeaton in Co. Limerick was seriously flawed.
A lengthy report was published in 2001 by the Irish Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) into possible links between environmental pollution and severe animal and human health problems in Askeaton, Co Limerick.
(See ‘Soil, Herbage, Feed and Water’, compiled by D. McGrath, 0. T. Carton, S. Diamond, A.M 0 ‘Sullivan, WE. Murphy, P.A.M Rogers, PJ. Pane and E. Byrne, Teagasc Johnstown Castle Research Centre, Wexford.)