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Study Shows Older Swine Lagoons in Lower Coastal Plain May be Degrading Groundwater

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An NCSU study of older, unlined swine lagoons in the state's coastal plain revealed that over half of them leak contaminants into groundwater. The researchers recommended using synthetic liners in cases where self-sealing lagoons are inadequate.