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US Steel / Polluting Lake Michigan #494075

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 16, 1977
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(Studio) United States Steel agrees to keep plant in Gary, IN, from polluting Lake Michigan and to pay big penalty.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Chicago, Illinois) Gary, IN, United States Steel Company wastes filmed. Company to have till 1980 to substantially reduce pollutants. United States Steel to pay near $4 million for not meeting next month's clean up deadline. [Environmental Protection Agency James McDONALD - thinks such agreement rare.] [US Steel L. Keith SMITH - believes agreement has much to do with company's priorities.]
REPORTER: Al Johnson

Chancellor, John;
Johnson, Al

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