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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wrecking ball: As Pruitt Guts Water Rules, EPA Will Allow Fracking Waste Dumping in the Gulf of Mexico

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Aug 282017
 

“Scott Pruitt, a Trump-appointee with close ties to polluting industries, the EPA is gutting environmental regulations with the explicit intent of maximizing fossil fuel production. He wants to allow fracking waste in the Gulf without understanding its impact.
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Kentucky accused of secrecy in radioactive fracking waste dumping case

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Jul 202017
 

Kentucky accused of secrecy in radioactive fracking waste dumping case Citizens’ group wants emails to better understand environmental regulators’ enforcement actions against a landfill operator in Estill County. Check out this story on courier-journal.com …
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As Pruitt Guts Water Rules, EPA Will Allow Fracking Waste Dumping in the Gulf of Mexico

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Jul 182017
 

As the Trump administration moves to gut Obama-era clean water protections nationwide, an environmental group is warning the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that its draft pollution discharge permit for offshore drilling platforms in the Gulf of …
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Fracking waste contaminates Penn. watershed with radioactive material

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Jul 142017
 

Stream sediments in Pennsylvania downstream from two fracking wastewater treatment facilities were found to contain radioactive material and carcinogens, according to study scientists from Penn State, Colorado State and Dartmouth universities. The study …
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Trump Officials Urged To Stop Dumping Of Offshore Fracking Waste Into Gulf Of Mexico

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Jul 122017
 

A Trump administration proposal to continue allowing oil companies to dump unlimited amounts of offshore fracking chemicals into the Gulf of Mexico violates federal law and threatens imperiled marine wildlife, the Center for Biological Diversity warned …
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