Toxic Mining Crossword

Puzzled by toxic mining? This crossword should test your knowledge on the details, and all the reasons it’s a bad idea for Minnesota.

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Click for crossword answers.

5. Zero
7. Biden
8. Twin Metals
11. Glencore
13. Nonferrous
15. Mercury
16. DRC (Democratic Republic of Congo)

1. Wisconsin
2. Polymet
3. One
4. China
6. Iron Ore
7. Battery Acid
9. Talon
10. St. Louis
12. Wild Rice
14. Obama