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Manufacturers Group Opposes Pickens County Coal Ash Landfill

Manufacturers Group Opposes Pickens County Coal Ash Landfill

A manufacturers group in Pickens County is opposing a proposed coal ash landfill near Liberty, citing environmental and economic concerns.

Pickens County Council is scheduled to consider a resolution on the proposed landfill at its 6:30 p.m. meeting today.

Manufacturers Caring for Pickens County, a nonprofit organization that works to improve education, awareness of social responsibility and economic development in the county, issued a statement in advance of the meeting outlining its reasons for opposing the plans of MRR Pickens LLC to landfill thousands of tons of coal ash.

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