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Toxins from burning bodies bad for Oakland, lawsuit says
Wednesday December 11th 2013, 8:28 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Oakland approved a large crematorium in an East Oakland industrial area without first considering the health impacts of burning some 3,000 bodies a year, according to a lawsuit filed Monday by an East Oakland environmental group. The suit, announced Wednesday by Communities for a Better Environment, alleges that Oakland's city planners wrongly considered the crematorium a "general manufacturing ... [News Source]