by Emily Atkin Posted on April 28, 2014 Updated: April 28, 2014
Selenium is a naturally occurring mineral by-product of mountain-top removal coal mining, but too much selenium in drinking water can cause hair or fingernail loss, numbness, and circulation problems in humans, according to the EPA.
by Emily Atkin Posted on April 4, 2014
Coal ash: the second largest form of waste generated in the United States, and no good place to put it.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 14, 2014
Lawyers for both the company and the regulators exchanged emails on case law that might prevent citizen groups from participating in the lawsuit.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 19, 2014
The event is the third time in less than two months that West Virginia has experienced a coal-related chemical spill into its waters.