19 Jul '11, 6pm

Answer three quick questions to find out how much of a coal threat you face

Answer three quick questions to find out how much of a coal threat you face

It's not always this obvious how much coal is in your life. Photo: Mark Hobbs When we talk about the horrible effects coal can have on your life, maybe sometimes we get a little too technical. For the sake of our fast-moving culture today, how about we put your coal risks on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the worst? Well, the Sierra Club has done just that with our new "Coal In Your Life" quiz. Simply go to CoalInYourLife.org , enter your zip code, and answer the three questions regarding where you live, what you eat, and how you live, and you will learn how you and your family are being affected by coal pollution. Your answers will come in the form of a number from 1 to 10. The higher your score out of 10, the more your health is threatened by coal pollution. Your score could be even higher if you live near one of the 431 coal ash storage sites, 2,000 coal mines, or ot...

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