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Subject:  Re: Dirty hippies...or not Date:  3/10/2013  7:37 PM
Author:  Howie52 Number:  48320 of 63239

"The biggest influence which shaped my whole life was the environmental movement from that same time period. I could see immediately that what we were doing to the planet was horrendous (think burning Lake Erie"

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Maybe being too picky - but Lake Erie did not burn - was the Cuyahoga River:

http://clevelandhistorical.org/items/show/63

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7SKGIwsXuA0

Howie52
Love Canal was a major influence in the chemical business - and was
a horror show in the Niagara area.
Bopal and Flixborough probably had as much impact on the chemical
business.
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