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Eye On The Earth (Americans / Sacrifices) #344751

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 01, 1992
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(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report introduced.

(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) Unwillingness of Americans to make sacrifices to clean up the environment featured. Clean Air Act's effect on Port Arthur, Texas, Chevron plant reported. [Chemical Workers Union Chip OSBORNE, Keith GUIDRY - note conflicting needs of clean air and providing for family.] [Port Arthur Mayor Mary Ellen SUMMERLIN - says there needs to be a balance between environment and jobs.] [Two MEN - talk about the environment.] [Du Pont CEO Ed WOOLARD - notes problems with getting rid of CFCs.] Excerpt shown of Du Pont commercial; scenes shown of Audubon Society gas wells on Louisiana wildlife preserve. [Grocery Manufacturers of America Jeffrey NEDELMAN - says environment is least important consideration to grocery shoppers.] [BOY - talks about what would happen if everyone helped just a little bit.] [Sierra Club Reid WILSON - notes costs of not moving ahead in environmental protection.]

Reporter(s):
Andrews, Wyatt;
Zahn, Paula
Duration:
00:04:20

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