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Coal Dust Kills 23,000 Per Year in EU

Health & Wellness  (tags: health, coal energy, coal fired power plants, lung disease, Heart Disease )

- 1112 days ago -
Lung-penetrating dust from coal-fired power plants in the European Union claims some 23,000 lives a year and racks up tens of billions of euros in health costs.


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AL Lim (4)
Tuesday July 5, 2016, 2:33 am
I wonder what is the number of deaths in USA and other countries from coal dust.

Teresa W (782)
Tuesday July 5, 2016, 3:28 am

Animae C (508)
Tuesday July 5, 2016, 4:12 am

David C (75)
Tuesday July 5, 2016, 2:44 pm
its not just climate change that is a reason why we as a world society should be getting of poison energy sources

Past Member (0)
Wednesday July 6, 2016, 5:59 am
Take the warning from our nature

Birgit W (160)
Wednesday July 6, 2016, 1:26 pm
Thank you.

Janet B (0)
Wednesday July 6, 2016, 1:26 pm

Lois Jordan (63)
Wednesday July 6, 2016, 4:02 pm
Noted. Thanks for posting, Adeline.
This is terrible MANY people affected by this horrible coal dust. In many countries. But, this has been happening for a very long time, and should be addressed. The Paris Agreement had no specifics in it, unfortunately.

Colleen L (3)
Wednesday July 6, 2016, 11:45 pm
Wish they didn't have to be around it. Thanks Adeline

Jonathan Harper (0)
Friday July 8, 2016, 2:07 am
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