Flood Risks Increase Haz Mat Risks

From the NY Times: Floods Are Getting Worse, and 2,500 Chemical Sites Lie in the Water’s Path. 

Anchored in flood-prone areas in every American state are more than 2,500 sites that handle toxic chemicals, a New York Times analysis of federal floodplain and industrial data shows. About 1,400 are located in areas at highest risk of flooding.

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