1. After residents of Tonawanda, N.Y., became sick, they rallied to fight high levels of hazardous chemicals emitting from a dilapidated plant. In doing so, they revealed weaknesses in the way the EPA regulates air pollution. Video Credit: John Poole / NPR

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    Poisoned Places, a four-part series from NPR News Investigations and The Center for Public Integrity.

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