30 Apr '18, 7pm

Clean Water Coalition Submits 56,700+ Comments Demanding Scott Pruitt Keep Coal Ash Rules

Comment Period for Scott Pruitt’s Proposal to Rollback EPA Protections Against Toxic Coal Ash Ends Today WASHINGTON, D.C. - Sierra Club and clean water coalition partners submitted 56,703 comments today demanding EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt keep in place federal protections against toxic coal ash - the dangerous waste product of coal-fired power plants. These comments come on the heels of last week’s EPA public hearing , where more than 60 local leaders from communities across the country traveled to Arlington, Virginia, to oppose Pruitt’s proposal to rollback the coal ash rules. “More than 56,000 Americans spoke up today and told Scott Pruitt that enough is enough - they won't stand by while he sacrifices their water quality so that his polluter patrons can make a few extra dollars,” said Mary Anne Hitt, Senior Director of Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal campaign. “It’s unbe...

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