TITLE

The fickle finger of phosphate: Central Florida air pollution and the failure of environmental

AUTHOR(S)
Dewey, Scott H.
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Southern History;Aug99, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p565
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on how public environmental policy worked in the state of Florida, where a phosphate mining and processing industry developed in order to process the local mineral riches into chemical fertilizer. Air pollution produced; Influence of the industry on the politics and economy of the state; State's use of lax regulations and low taxes to lure businesses from other areas.
ACCESSION #
2151187

 

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