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Resource ID: #6450
Subject: Mining
Source: ABC News 20/20
Date: 6/23/89


ABC News 20/20 investigates open-pit gold mining in Nevada; although existing laws require companies to fill the pits, the laws are not enforced; includes reports of cyanide-polluted water supplies; the reporters discovered all chemicals used in mining--including cyanide--are exempt from federal toxic waste laws, June 23, 1989.

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