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The Ohio River, which streams westward from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Cairo, Illinois, is the ..... The Ohio River was polluted with hundreds of thousands of pounds of PFOA by DuPont chemical com...

Ohio River again tops list for industrial pollution - USA Today

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Mar 14, 2015 ... LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Ohio River once again leads the nation for industrial pollution. That's even as the eight-state commission that sets the ...

Ohio River Facts • Education • Ohio River Foundation

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The Ohio River flows through or borders six states: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, ... Non-point source pollution from urban runoff and agricultural activities ...

Ohio River | Environmental Law & Policy Center

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The Ohio River is also one of the most polluted river in the U.S., according to the U.S. EPA. Mercury pollution — a potent neurotoxin that impairs fetal brain ...

Toxic Algae Outbreak Overwhelms a Polluted Ohio River - The New ...

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Sep 30, 2015 ... The Ohio River, transformed by mining and industrial waste and sewage overflows into the nation's most polluted major waterway, has a new ...

Environmental Protection Agency calls Ohio River the most polluted ...

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Nov 24, 2015 ... Flowing nearly 1,000 miles across six states, the Ohio River was ranked the most polluted river in the United States for the seventh year in a ...

Ohio River | Ohio Environmental Council

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Like many large ecosystems, the Ohio River Basin also threatened by pollution from sedimentation, nutrients, and stormwater, habitat destruction, and invasive ...

EPA Reports Ohio River Most Contaminated Body Of Water In The

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Peaceful it may be. But a recent report from the EPA lists the Ohio River as the most contaminated body of water in the country. According to the Annual Toxics ...

Conservationists get a seat at Ohio River pollution discussions ...

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Mar 10, 2016 ... Last month the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission (ORSANCO) agreed to formation of the new Watershed Organizations Advisory ...

Sending our pollution problems down stream | National Geographic ...

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May 22, 2016 ... Over 60% of all oil-related pollution in the U.S. is caused by ... First, I picked up the Ohio River Scenic Byway from Parkersburg, West Virginia.

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Report: Ohio River most polluted body of water in U.S. for 7th year in ...

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Feb 24, 2015 ... It comes as no surprise that there are chemicals in the Ohio River.

ORSANCO - River Facts/Conditions

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The Ohio River flows through or borders six states: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, ... and abandoned mines is a major cause of water pollution in the Ohio River.

ORSANCO - Is it Safe to Swim in the Ohio River

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ORSANCO is asked frequently if it is safe to swim in the Ohio River, and the ... of fecal contamination, and certain levels (criteria) have been established to ...