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Petroleum Coke Dust
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Petroleum Coke Dust

Petroleum Coke Dust

Petroleum Coke Dust
Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Gerry Hadden reports on complaints by workers at the Port of Los Angeles over the health hazard the face from petroleum coke dust. The fine dust is a product of nearby oil refineries and can lead to cancer and lung disease. Both the Los Angeles Fire Department and US Customs are moving operations away from the area because of the problem.

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