How Can We Protect Against Chemical Spills During Floods

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With flooding on the raise, a tremendous amount of vulnerable locations have chemical plants that could easily leak into the water system (https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/02/06/climate/flood-toxic-chemi...). What proactive steps could we take now to avoid this nightmare scenario?

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It seems the most systematic way to deal with this would be to make as many of these very harmful chemicals obsolete.

Next, there should be international laws on regulatory frameworks.

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