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Resource ID: #13195
Subject: Hazardous Waste
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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Millions of gallons of hazardous waste are burned each year at 24 cement plants around the United States. Four eastern Missouri plants receive neary one-fourth of the waste, making Missouri the No.1 state in the burning of hazardous waste in its cement kilns. The St. Louis Post-Distpatch explains the reasons, risks, and economics of this process. (Sept. 22, 1996)

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