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on July 7, 2016 in World News

High arsenic levels discovered near North Carolina water supply

High level of arsenic have been detected near Duke Energy’s Riverbend power plant, right next to Charlotte, North Carolina’s main water supply source. The toxins have been traced back to Duke Energy’s coal ash pits, after abnormal levels of arsenic were discovered on June 20. While the state safety threshold for arsenic in surface water is 10 parts per billion (ppb), June’s reading showed levels of 95 ppb, according to Mecklenburg County officials. Air & water contaminated from #fracking in Wyoming town, study reveals [VIDEO] https://t.co/sxGqGFj49M@Yaro_RT — RT America (@RT_America) June 29, 2016 The samples came from the water...

High level of arsenic have been detected near Duke Energy’s Riverbend power plant, right next to Charlotte, North Carolina’s main water supply source. The toxins have been traced back to Duke Energy’s coal ash pits, after abnormal levels of...

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