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US EPA to tighten requirements on toxic waste from coal plants

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July 27, 2021 9:01 AM

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – The US Environmental Protection Agency on Monday (July 26) said it will set stricter requirements for how coal-fired power plants dispose of wastewater full of arsenic, lead and mercury, an important step in reversing one of the Trump administration’s major environmental rollbacks.