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Mercury Pollution

(A coal-fired generating plant in Pennsylvania.  Credit: Spencer Platt/ Getty Images)

Pennsylvania Listed #3 On States With Highest In Mercury Pollution

A new report by an environmental group finds that Pennsylvania power plants produce more mercury pollution than nearly every other state.

11/09/2011

(Photos by John Ostapkovich)

EPA Hears Philadelphia Environmentalists Plead For Stricter Coal Plant Regulations

The US Environmental Protection Agency got an earful from opponents of mercury pollution during a hearing in Philadelphia on proposed new power plant regulations.

05/24/2011