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India May Ban Petcoke, One of Dirtiest Fossil Fuels Exported By Koch Brothers


Business  (tags: : Koch brothers, mexico, brazil, japanm china, EIA, BP Whiting, indiana chicago, Rahm Emanuel, coal tar sands, Oxbow Carbon, India )

Judy
- 217 days ago - desmogblog.com
U.S. power plants have considered petroleum coke or "petcoke" to be too dirty to burn, but it's sent to poorer countries. Petcoke has come under fire here Chicago and Detroit, where it was stored in open-air, polluting stockpiles along Midwest rivers.



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Animae C (516)
Saturday December 9, 2017, 1:44 pm
i hope they do, India's got a horrific pollution problem!
 

Freya H (358)
Saturday December 9, 2017, 2:15 pm
I hope this ban goes through, because it will be good for India's environment - and bad for the Kook Brothers.
 

Anne F (17)
Saturday December 9, 2017, 3:30 pm
All of us share the air and water. Let's clean up our exports
 

Donna T (0)
Saturday December 9, 2017, 4:42 pm
thank you
 

Colleen L (3)
Saturday December 9, 2017, 7:27 pm
I too hope that they follow though with this ban. Thanks Judy
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Saturday December 9, 2017, 11:35 pm
Shared news article over social media to raise and spread awareness.
 

. (0)
Sunday December 10, 2017, 3:37 am
Interesting article, thanks.🙋🙋
 

Ben O (142)
Sunday December 10, 2017, 4:02 am
If we could ban those bastards the Koch Brothers as well!
 

Peggy B (43)
Sunday December 10, 2017, 7:50 am
Hoping they do. Will cutting out this pollution and increasing the phenomenal solar energy they have started to produce they may hit their target sooner.
 
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