WHYY’s ‘The Why’: Philly’s trash is Chester’s air pollution

A chunk of Philadelphia’s trash is burned in Chester — which pollutes Chester’s air.

On this episode of WHYY’s “The Why,” reporter Catalina Jaramillo talks about why Philly’s trash ends up in Chester, and why such incinerators are often in communities of color.

Philly’s trash is Chester’s air pollution

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