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A trailer on the site of a closed auto salvage yard north of Mankato contained numerous barrels and pails filled with what was believed to be fluids drained from vehicles. But soil tests showed PCBs and other petroleum-related pollutants throughout the five-acre site, with heavy concentrations in three "hot spots." Photo courtesy of Braun Intertec