MI Event: Reading With Author, Alan Lockwood, The Silent Epidemic: Coal and the Hidden Threat to Health

BY ON September 5, 2012

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Moms Clean Air Force and Physicians For Social Responsibility invite you to a book reading of “The Silent Epidemic: Coal and the Hidden Threat to Health” with author, Alan Lockwood:

Book Cover of Alan Lockwood's "The Silent Epidemic" featuring coal and fireWhen: September 11th, 2012 at 7 p.m.
Where: Ferndale Library 222 E Nine Mile, Ferndale

About the Book: In The Silent Epidemic, Alan Lockwood, a physician, describes and documents the impacts of the coal fuel cycle on human health. Lockwood’s comprehensive treatment examines every aspect of coal, from its complex chemical makeup to details of mining, transporting, burning, and disposal—each of which generates significant health concerns. He explains the impact of global warming on coal-related health problems and discusses possible policy approaches to combat coal pollution.

Please come and bring a friend and learn more about the impact coal has on your health as well as the health of your children.

Crackers and Cheese will be provided!

For more information, please contact Wibke (Vee) at 248.658.8014 or at vee@momscleanairforce.org

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