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Jenny Tesar: Fracking wastes — Liquid or solid, you don’t want them

To newly constructed holding tanks? To wastewater treatment plants near you? What kind of treatment would be possible, since the mining companies are not required to disclose what chemicals make up their fracking fluids? And after “treatment,” where …

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Satellite spots MASSIVE object hidden under frozen wastes of Antarctica – The Sun


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Satellite spots MASSIVE object hidden under frozen wastes of Antarctica
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SCIENTISTS believe a massive object which could change our understanding of history is hidden beneath the Antarctic ice. The huge and mysterious “anomaly” is thought to be lurking beneath the frozen wastes of an area called Wilkes Land. A view of …

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Lynn Mitchell Kohn: Fracking wastes water

Meanwhile in Oklahoma, there has been a dramatic increase in earthquakes in areas pockmarked by deep injection wells used to dispose of the vast amounts of wastewater generated by fracking. Cares advocated expanding fracking into federal lands and reducing …
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Shipping Fracking Wastes by Barge

GreenHunter is in the business of working with oil and gas drillers to dispose of fracking waste. USCG expected the GreenHunter request to be the first of many to barge fracking wastes. Hence, USCG proposed a policy change in 2013 designed to standardize …
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Study cuts fracking waste’s radioactivity

Researchers believe they have found an unlikely way to decrease the radioactivity of some hydraulic fracturing wastewater: Mix it with the hazardous drainage from mining operations. The wastewater is created when some of the chemical-laced water used to …
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Lab Study Cuts Fracking Waste’s Radioactivity

The metals and radium in the drilling wastewater automatically attract to sulfates — or salts, he explained. “It’s a romance. It’s inevitable it will combine,” said Vengosh, a professor of geochemistry and water quality. Vengosh’s research was …
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