sulfur dioxide http://wfpl.org en A Primer on Sulfur Dioxide and the Latest Sierra Club Report http://wfpl.org/post/primer-sulfur-dioxide-and-latest-sierra-club-report <p>A new report from by the <a href="http://www.sierraclub.org" target="_blank">Sierra Club</a> estimates how much sulfur dioxide is emitted from nine Kentucky power plants and <a href="https://www.box.com/s/hvkmtdvspluhzuridux5" target="_blank">it finds that all nine of them</a>&mdash;including the Mill Creek and Cane Run power plants in Louisville&mdash;are violating the national air quality standards.</p><p>Sulfur dioxide has been linked to health issues like pulmonary inflammation, asthma, emphysema and other lung conditions.</p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 20:00:00 +0000 Erica Peterson 1051 at http://wfpl.org