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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. 



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."





Rita Jack

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Sierra Club Michigan Chapter

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