Was the West Virginia Chemical Spill Preventable?
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“The Elk River spill wasn’t an isolated accident. It was the inevitable consequence of weak regulatory enforcement over many years, made possible by our collective failure to uphold the values we profess, ” Writes Angie Rosser, executive director of the West Virginia Rivers Coalition in Charleston, W.Va.
Do you agree? What can be done to prevent such spill in the future?
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