Radiation exposure from coal dust

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Post by melodiccolor on Wed May 28, 2014 3:55 pm

How-To Geek wrote:Did You Know?
Counterintuitively, people who live near coal-driven power plants have a higher level of radiation exposure than those living near nuclear-powered plants; coal ash contains uranium and the radioactive byproducts of coal combustion are more poorly controlled and regulated than the byproducts in the nuclear industry.
This I did not know...

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