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Toxic Schools / Elmira, New York #196042

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 19, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from the Center for Health, Environment and Justice about the construction of schools near toxic waste sites reported.

(Elmira, New York: Michele Norris) Occurrences of cancer at Southside High School in Elmira, New York, which is located near toxic waste from industrial chemicals, featured; scenes shown. [Cancer patent's father Andy PATROS - wonders about the school.] [Center for Health, Environment and Justice Lois GIBBS - says these are invisible threats.] [Environmental Health Chemung Company Thomas KUMP - says the Elmira school would not be built there today.]

Jennings, Peter;
Norris, Michele

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