More Than 40 Sites Released Hazardous Pollutants Because of Hurricane Harvey

Days of after Hurricane Harvey struck the Texas coastline, petrochemical plants and refineries released millions of pounds of pollutants were released due to damages from the storm. According to the NY Times, from August 23 to August 30, 46 facilities in 13 counties reported an estimated 4.6 million pounds of airborne emissions. Click here to read the full NY Times article.

 

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