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July 15, 2015 | Fact Sheet

Waiting for Justice: Complaints Sheet

Snapshot of civil rights complaints the EPA has failed to for a decade or more. The complaints involve discrimination by the states in granting permits that subject already overburdened low-income communities of color to more big-polluting facilities.


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