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E-M:/ Children, coal don't mix, China study shows



Dear Michigan – this seems relevant since our state is looking at 8 proposed new coal-fired power plants. 

~Rita.

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Children, coal don't mix, China study shows: Sharp drop in developmental problems after power plant was closed

Associated Press, Monday, July 14, 2008

"Children born after the closure of a coal-burning plant in China had 60 percent fewer developmental problems, a study released Monday suggests, giving ammunition to those who argue the country should embrace cleaner sources of energy."
www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25677038/

 

 

 

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Rita Jack

Clean Water Program Director

Sierra Club Michigan Chapter

109 E. Grand River Ave.

Lansing, Michigan  48906

tel:  517-484-2372 x12

www.michigan.sierraclub.org

www.sierraclub.org/watersentinels

 

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