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Air Toxics: Mercury & Power Plants

The Latest On: Air Toxics: Mercury & Power Plants

December 15, 2015 | Legal Document

Court Order: Remand to EPA

The U.S. Court of Appeals rejects bid by coal mining industry to throw out the first-ever national limits on mercury and other toxic air pollution spewed by power plants.

December 15, 2015 | Press Release: Victory

Health Wins: Mercury and Air Toxics Standards Move Forward

Following a recent ruling by the Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals rejects bid by coal mining industry to throw out the first-ever national limits on mercury and other toxic air pollution spewed by power plants

March 18, 2015 | Feature

Photos: Life Under The Stacks

Coal plant pollution has a serious impact on our health. Every year, it causes exacerbated asthma, heart problems, and worst of all, premature death. Two Pennsylvanians share what it means to live in the shadow of a smokestack and in the specter of a plume.

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