Coal Transporters Held Accountable for Contamination of Local Waterways

SIERRA CLUB — BNSF Railway, owned by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, is one of the largest coal transporters in the U.S. It is responsible for hauling an average of 480 open-top rail cars carrying coal through Washington daily. Each rail car loses an average of 500 pounds …

[source: http://ecowatch.com/2013/coal-transporters-contamination-waterways/]

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