Mon Valley

Clariton Coke Works. Photo credit: Cassi Steenblok / Clean Water Action

Standing up for the Health of Mon Valley Residents

February 9, 2016

The U.S. Steel owned Clairton Coke Works is the largest producer of coke in the nation, and 37,000 people live in the plant’s shadow. We know that coke emissions can be very dangerous – the Environmental Protection Agency has classified them as carcinogens.