Chemical Disasters Pose Risk to Communities of Color
When chemical plants leak, catch fire, and explode, communities of color are all too often located nearby.
An April 2013 explosion at the West Fertilizer Company in Texas destroyed this playground across the street, along with many homes. Lawmakers cited the disaster in floor debate on chemical-security legislation that the House ultimately passed.
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