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Coal Pollution / Ohio #242772

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 09, 1976
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(Studio) Govt. moves to stop pollution caused by high-sulfur coal.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Steubenville, Ohio) Ohio has been without law for sulfur dioxide emissions since `73. Air here declared unsafe to breathe 35 times in `75. EPA conducts hearings in 7 Ohio cities. [American Electric Power, A. Joseph DOWD - proposes switching to low-sulfur coal if overkill content of regulating proposals not removed. Plants would be shut down if fuel not available.] [Ohio Valley Environmental Council, Wid PAINTER - describes medical hazards for pollution victims.]
REPORTER: Randy Daniels

Daniels, Randy;
Mudd, Roger

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