Coal Threatens Human Health Even When It’s Sitting In Storage

By Guest Contributor Burning coal generates air pollutants that cause thousands of premature deaths and hospitalizations every year. Coal mining, especially mountaintop mining, has been linked to increased exposure to toxic pollutants, increased morbidity and mortality, and adverse impacts on mental health for people living nearby.
Coal Threatens Human Health Even When It’s Sitting In Storage was originally published on CleanTechnica.
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