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Neighbors for a Safe Dragon

Neighbors for a Safe Dragon was formed by people from around the Thomaston area for the purpose of assuring that the Dragon Cement Plant in Thomaston, Maine, is operated in a safe and environmentally sound manner for the protection of the health and well being of the citizens of Thomaston, Maine, and surrounding environs. The organization aims to monitor the operations of the Dragon Cement Plant, and take all appropriate action to assure that the Dragon Cement Plant has obtained and is in compliance with all required local, state, and federal environmental permits and regulations, assure safe and proper management of dust, cement wastes, piles, and fugitive emissions, take all appropriate action to protect the quality of ground water and nearby rivers, streams, and ponds, protect surrounding homes and properties from blasting impacts and toxic wastes, and monitor burning and combustion to minimize or eliminate noxious emissions and fumes.