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Clean-up from US coal-ash disaster continues

Published on Dec 24, 2012

http://www.youtube.com/NewsAlJazeera

Four years ago, the most serious US environmental disaster of its kind displaced hundreds of residents. 

A giant wave of coal-ash sludge spilled from a waste containment area and caused extensive environmental damage. 

Tom Ackerman visits the scene in Kingston, Tennessee, where the clean-up operation is still in progress.

Filed under coal ash EPA disaster Tennessee TVA TN Environmental Protection Agency clean up

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  11. climateadaptation said: al jazeera ftw! meanwhile, in the us, taylor swift breaks with new beau.
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