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Resource ID: #15095
Subject: Hazardous Waste
Source: Independent Weekly (Durham, N.C.)
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Date: Nov. 11, 1998

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The Independent Weekly found evidence that neighbors of Carolina Solite, North Carolina's largest burner of hazardous waste, might be getting unhealthy exposures of cancer-causing pollutants like arsenic. The state's health and environmental agencies have tolerated repeated misbehaviors and have not enforced permit provisions and tough penalties.

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