Where We Stand: 9/11, Six Years Later

9/11 by the Numbers 2,974 were killed Sept. 11, 2001 (Source: 9/11 Commission Report.) The collapse of the Twin Towers brought 200,000 tons of steel, 600,000 square feet of window glass, 5,000 tons of asbestos, 12,000 miles of electric cables and 425,000 cubic yards of concrete crashing down into lower Manhattan (Source: New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene & Agency for Toxic Substance and Disease Registry, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services) The combustion...Full Story
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