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WVU partners with Extreme Endeavors to mine rare earth elements from acid mine drainage

Article written by Veronica Ogbe for WDTV.

From decades of mining in West Virginia, over 40 percent of the states rivers are too polluted to be safely used for drinking water or to support aquatic life, according to Appalachian Mountain Advocates. Mike Masterman, owner of Extreme Endeavors, is partnering with WVU’s Water Research Institute to provide a solution that would benefit the environment and the economy. 

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