Coal Ash

Coal ash is the waste left over from burning coal.  It contains toxic metals and cancer-causing chemicals.  It can be stored in ponds near coal plants or in your local landfill.  See the map below for ash ponds and landfills near you. And Take Action Now by asking your elected officials to protect your water and your family from toxic coal ash waste.

Use the map tabs below to find coal ash ponds in your district or river basin, or CLICK HERE to open the map in a new window