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Hazardous to Your Health

Pittsburgh has gotten a lot of credit for cleaning up the air and water after the heyday of its industrial past, but problems persist. Today, some communities still bear the brunt of pollution and a disproportionate share of the health issues that come with it.  In our series, Hazardous to Your Health, we’ll explore some of these places and talk to the people who live there to understand the scope of the problem and what we can do about it.

The latest on US Steel’s Clairton Coke Works can be found HERE.

Environmental health coverage is funded in part by The Pittsburgh Foundation and The Heinz Endowments.