Coal ash labeled non-hazardous under new U.S. environmental rules

(Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued rules on Friday labeling coal ash, a byproduct of coal-based power production containing toxic materials such as arsenic and lead, as non-hazardous waste.
The label means that states, and not the EPA, will b…
Coal ash labeled non-hazardous under new U.S. environmental rules

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