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EPA orders Ohio power plant to stop dumping toxic coal ash-
At least five other plants, most in the Midwest, face similar action by the EPA under a crackdown proposed in January.00
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Analysis finds ‘stunning’ lack of compliance with coal ash rules, putting groundwater at risk-
Environmental groups’ comprehensive review of the latest company-reported data shows monitoring of drinking water sources is urgently needed.
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More from “Poisonous Ponds: Tackling Toxic Coal Ash”-
Keep up with more coal ash news from the “Poisonous Ponds: Tackling Toxic Coal Ash” project.
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Coal ash 101: Everything you need to know about this toxic waste-
Here are the basics that will help you understand this looming threat.
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The Catch: Coal ash regulation-
“The EPA has indicated that they’re going to take a more active approach going forward with the sites that are regulated under their current rules.”
Poisonous Ponds: The Great Lakes Now Episode Quiz-
Test your knowledge on the complicated policy and impacts of coal ash in the Great Lakes and more.
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The Catch: Lincoln Stone Quarry and coal ash-
Environmental lawyers, activists and residents are pushing for this coal ash to be completely removed from the quarry and transported to a safer landfill.
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The Catch: Bitcoin mining and coal ash-
Housed in a former coal-fired plant, the bitcoin mining operation is energy intensive.
Episode 2208 Lesson Plans: Combatting Coal Ash-
Lessons and activities based on the monthly Great Lakes Now program.
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Reuse can divert coal ash from landfills, but challenges remain-
Industries rely on “beneficial use” of coal power’s toxic byproduct. Will stepped-up enforcement of federal rules interfere?