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Nov 2 2019
08:04 am

Interesting article in Quartz on "clean" coal . . .

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Coal is made of basically everything.

EPA to scale back federal rules restricting waste from coal-fire

And with that background . . .

EPA to scale back federal rules restricting waste from coal-fired power plants

"The proposals, which scale back two rules adopted in 2015, affect the disposal of fine powder and sludge known as coal ash, as well as contaminated water that power plants produce while burning coal. Both forms of waste can contain mercury, arsenic and other heavy metals that pose risks to human health and the environment."

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