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Report by Nature Conservancy, Ecolab urges greater protection for Mississippi River

Dylan Thomas
Report by Nature Conservancy, Ecolab urges greater protection for Mississippi River

Ecolab CEO Doug Baker said the big takeaway from the report is “the Mississippi is in not-terrible shape,” but there are signs of declining water quality in the headwaters area. It’s possible to intervene now and head off a potential multi-billion-dollar cleanup years down the road.