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Massive water filters arrive to process Red Hill tainted water

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Two 10,000-gallon tanks are part of granular activated carbon filtration equipment that arrived Sunday at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Two 10,000-gallon tanks are part of granular activated carbon filtration equipment that arrived Sunday at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Charcoal for the granulated activated carbon filtration equipment was unloaded Sunday at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Charcoal for the granulated activated carbon filtration equipment was unloaded Sunday at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

As the military continues to deal with the contamination of the Navy’s water system on Oahu, it’s now hauling in massive industrial-strength filters to extract water from the system, conducting large-scale flushing beginning this morning. Read more

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