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Resource ID: #7374
Subject: Hazardous Waste
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (Little Rock, Ark.)



Arkansas Democrat-Gazette examines dioxin contamination of Vertac chemical plant and its incineration of chemical wastes; Hercules and Dow Chemical knew of toxic hazards but kept silent; no health study was conducted at the plant despite health claims by residents; Arkansas River and two others are contaminated, with dioxin found in fish, May - December 1990.

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