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Concerned citizens pack the banquet facility at Legion Field in Covington on Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, for a special meeting to discuss recent reports about possible unsafe levels of ethylene oxide released by the Becton Dickinson plant. Some Walton County residents were among the crowd, citing their proximity to the medical equipment sterilization facility. Covington Mayor Ronnie Johnston promised independent testing.

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