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Railroad tank car safety woes date decades before crude oil concerns

(Source: McClatch News Service, January 27, 2014)

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Long before crude oil and ethanol were transported by railroads in large quantities in minimally reinforced tank cars, other flammable and poisonous materials were riding around the country in the same cars, threatening major cities and waterways.

Full story: Sun-Herald

Monday, January 27, 2014

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