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October 13, 2020 | Fact Sheet

CCR Part A Fact Sheet

CCR Part A Rollback Fact Sheet - Final Rule - Last updated October 13, 2020

October 5, 2020 | Fact Sheet

CCR Part B Factsheet

EPA proposed Part B rollback allows dumping into dangerous coal ash pits.

October 5, 2020 | Reference

List of Plants Where Coal-Ash Contaminated Groundwater Exceeds Allowable State and/or Federal Limits

List of 124 plants in 28 states and Puerto Rico whose owners have posted notifications that the groundwater exceeds state and/or federal limits of contamination, without an alternate source demonstration, for one or more of the following toxic substances: Antimony, Arsenic, Barium, Beryllium, Cadmium, Chromium, Cobalt, Lead, Lithium, Molybdenum, Selenium, Thallium, and Radium 226 and 228 combined.

October 5, 2020 | Feature

Mapping the Coal Ash Contamination

738 coal ash units in 43 states and Puerto Rico reported information in compliance with federal coal ash safeguards. We analyzed the data. Here’s what it said.

August 23, 2020 | In the News: The Advocate-Messenger

Cabinet Agrees to Public Hearing Over Lake Pollution

Lauren Piette, Attorney, Coal Program, Earthjustice: “We know that groundwater contamination entering the lake is a problem. We know it’s bad. But we don’t know just how bad it is, because KU has refused to attempt to fully map out the contaminated water flows.”

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