Location: Redstone Arsenal, AL 35898
Years of Operation: 1941-Present
Established during World War II, Redstone Arsenal is a base located near Huntsville, AL. The base originally served as a production center for chemical weapons, later hosting rocket and missile programs. The army continues to use this location for a variety of rocket and missile operations, including planning, research, and development.
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 or worked at Redstone Arsenal and may have been exposed to firefighting foam, you might 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.