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Clean the Rain Campaign

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Clean the Rain Campaign

Clean the Rain Campaign

Clean the Rain Campaign

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NPR's David Welna reports on fears in the Midwest over the high levels of mercury that have been discovered in raindrops. A "Clean the Rain Campaign" has been launched, aimed primarily at the region's coal-fired power plants. While technology exists to reduce the emissions from these plants, the energy industry says it would be too costly.

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