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Harris and Ahlert Author Article on CCR Rule for Industrial WaterWorld

In April 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency published the final rule for the regulation and management of coal combustion residuals for Electric Utilities. The rule regulates the safe disposal of coal ash, or CCRs, from coal-fired power plants, so many companies looked at the ruling from a solid waste perspective.

In this article, Christine Harris helps explain why companies should think of it as a water rule to tackle the long-term impacts and realize overall reduced costs. 

Read "The Coal Combustion Residuals Rule: It’s a Water Rule" in Industrial WaterWorld.