Trump administration facing lawsuit for allowing fracking companies to dump waste in Gulf of Mexico

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Dec 102017
 

A boat works to collect oil that has leaked from the Deepwater Horizon wellhead in the Gulf of Mexico Getty Donald Trump’s administration is facing a lawsuit for permitting oil companies to dump fracking waste into the Gulf of Mexico. The Centre for …
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Lawsuit Launched Against Trump Administration for Approving Dumping of Offshore Fracking Waste Into Gulf of Mexico

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Dec 092017
 

DALLAS, Dec. 7, 2017 — The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a formal notice of intent to sue the Trump administration for allowing oil companies to dump waste from fracking and drilling into the Gulf of Mexico without evaluating the dangers …
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The Dangers of Fracking Waste: Is There Any Safe Way to Dispose of It?

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Dec 082017
 

Commercial Landfills in Colorado have been advised that disposal of Oil and Gas Exploration and Production (E&P) waste is not exempt from Colorado Solid Waste Regulations (1), for example, 6 CCR 1007-2. Disposal of fracking waste is a nation-wide problem.
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Bethel residents to discuss fracking waste ban

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Nov 152017
 

BETHEL — Residents are banding together to encourage the town to pass an ordinance that would ban fracking waste from Bethel. The Outreach Committee of the Bethel Democratic Town Committee is hosting a meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in town hall to discuss the …
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Two Key Wins in the Fight to Ban Toxic Fracking Waste in Connecticut

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Nov 082017
 

The movement to ban toxic fracking waste in Connecticut keeps growing—and the latest victories are especially important. The towns of Meriden and Bristol are home to privately-owned, for-profit hazardous waste treatment facilities that could apply for …
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Bristol council votes ‘no’ to fracking waste

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Oct 142017
 

BRISTOL – There was a large turnout at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting supporting a new amendment to the Bristol Code of Ordinance prohibiting the storage, disposal and use of fracking waste in the city. Between 40 and 50 people with red pins on …
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Veolia Secures Contract to Manage Radioactive Fracking Waste in West Virginia

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Oct 122017
 

French enviornmental services firm, Veolia has been selected by West Virginian firm Antero Resources, to treat radioactive waste from its fracking operations. Veolia said that under the contract it will manage the sophisticated process of loading …
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NY Fracking Waste Rules Not Good Enough, Environmental Groups Say

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Sep 232017
 

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. Environmental advocates’ efforts to make changes to the way New York regulates solid waste came up short as the state Department of Environmental Conservation on Sept. 20 finalized …
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Far Away From any Witnesses, My Small Town is Being Poisoned by Fracking Waste

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Sep 212017
 

Some days, the air would smell acrid, sharp like bleach, and I would hurry from the car into the house. Other days, the wind seemed normal, unremarkable. I didn’t know why. My south-eastern Ohio town in the Appalachian foothills is a small, rural place …
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Fracking Has an Enormous Radioactive Waste Problem—Just Ask Kentucky

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Sep 022017
 

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is likely how your home gets cooled and water gets heated. But the unconventional oil and gas extraction method, currently booming across the U.S. and a cornerstone of President Trump’s energy agenda, is also behind an …
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