Write the EPA and let them know how you feel. There is also a link on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/DirtyEnergyCleanUp
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These pollutants pose very significant health threats to every American — from brain damage in newborn infants to various forms of cancer to cardiovascular, dermal, respiratory, and immune systems damage.
Put simply, the new standard will save lives and protect millions of Americans from preventable disease. And the economic benefits are likely to outweigh the costs by up to 13:1, resulting in total health and economic benefits of an estimated $140 billion annually.
We’ve waited more than 20 years for these strong new standards, and it’s time we forced power plants to clean up their pollution that inflicts such tremendous damage on our health.
Thank you for setting a strong Mercury and Air Toxics Standards rule, which I fully support.
- Tell the EPA: Protect us from Toxic Air … Kathleen Rogers, Earth Day Network (ynative77.wordpress.com)