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Indiana Residents Concerned About Plans to Burn Paint Thinner and Antifreeze at Cement Facility

– January 22, 2016, WHIO


Photo: News and Tribune

Residents living near a cement-making plant in a small southern Indiana community are worried the plant’s plans to use a new fuel type could pose a public health and environmental threat.

Essroc Cement Corp. is applying for a state environmental permit to burn liquid waste-derived fuel in one of its cement kilns in the unincorporated Clark County community of Speed. The fuel is repurposed from used products such as antifreeze, the News and Tribune (http://bit.ly/1ne1nLg ) reported.

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