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Citizen Groups Not Impressed by EPA Settlement with Alpha Natural Resources

Citizen Groups Not Impressed by Federal EPA Settlement with Alpha Natural ResourcesAfter WV and NC Spills, Groups Urge Pro-Active Enforcement of Clean Water Protections   Charleston, WV – Today, community and conservation groups signaled skepticism over a proposed multi-million dollar … Continue reading

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West Virginia a Coal and Chemical Chernobyl

I sent this as part of a letter to the editor of Friends of Nigeria, a newsletter of former Peace Corps Volunteers who served in Nigeria.   On January 9, 2014, 10,000 gallons of coal-cleaning chemical spilled into the Elk … Continue reading

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