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Report: Nearly 200 million pounds of toxic chemicals dumped into U.S. waterways in 2020

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Watchdog report finds nearly 200 million pounds of toxic chemicals were poured into lakes, rivers and streams. Texas, Indiana and Virginia ranked highest in the nation for toxic chemical discharges to water by weight in 2020. The U.S. Supreme Court this week heard arguments in a case involving an Idaho couple who say they haven't been able to build on their property.
2 months ago·Waterways, Australia

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Report: Nearly 200 million pounds of toxic chemicals dumped into U.S. waterways in 2020

A new watchdog report is revealing that millions of pounds of toxic chemicals, including some that can cause cancer and other serious health issues, were dumped into U.S. waterways in 2020.

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New report: Georgia 13th in nation for amount of toxic chemicals dumped in waterways

ATLANTA – Industrial facilities released more than 5 million pounds of toxic chemicals into Georgia’s waterways in 2020, putting Georgia in 13th place nationwide, according to a new report released by Environment Georgia.

2 months ago·Rincon, United States
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Nearly 200 million pounds of toxic chemicals dumped into U.S. waterways in 2020 FOX13 News Memphis #SouthCarolinaHealth #SouthCarolinaFitness #if "fitness" #SouthCarolinaWellness #SouthCarolinaHealthCare

A new watchdog report is revealing that millions of pounds of toxic chemicals, including some that can cause cancer and other serious health issues, were dumped into U.S. waterways in 2020.

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