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Researchers find 39 unreported sources of major pollution: NASA
Description: Researchers in the United States and Canada have located 39 unreported sources of major pollution using a new satellite-based method. The unreported sources of toxic sulfur dioxide emissions are clusters of coal-burning power plants, smelters and oil and gas operations in the Middle East, Mexico and Russia that were found in an analysis of satellite data from 2005 to 2014. [Source: Reuters]
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Source: Reuters
Publish Date: 6/2/2016
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