This week on The Allegheny Front, a special look at East Liverpool, Ohio — a town that’s welcoming new industry while still dealing with pollution from facilities that have been there for decades. (Photo: Julie Grant)
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Stories in this episode
- One Town’s Saga of Few Jobs, Chronic Pollution and the Coming Chemical Boom - After years of decline, East Liverpool is banking on new economic life from the gas industry. But many are still struggling from pollution that has plagued this town for decades.
- The Consequences of Lead Exposure for Kids are Scary. Talking About it Doesn’t Have to Be. - Kids can get exposed to lead through paint, dust and drinking water. Then what?