Location: Chattanooga, TN 37421
Years of Operation: 1930-Present
Lovell Field first opened in 1930 and is now the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport. The site acted as a military base during World War II, training military personnel for combat. It was transferred to the city in the 50’s and has since operated as an airport.
The following chart outlines the toxins associated with this military location and the potential effects of exposure.*
|PFAS (Firefighting Foam)||Increased cholesterol|
Reproductive, developmental, liver, kidney, and immunological issues in laboratory animals. Tumors in animals. (Source)
If you were stationed at Lovell Field and later experienced adverse health effects, you may be eligible for compensation.
*Effects are according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry unless otherwise noted.