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Launch of New Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Standard, 29 CFR § 1926.1153

Yesterday I snapped a picture of a frack job…. Now that the new OSHA silica standard just went into effect 9/23/2017, I wondered if this pad site was in compliance and if the public would FINALLY get protection from flying frack … Continue reading

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Just add more sand sand and even more fracking sand…got subsidence risks?

  Dallas News reported “On a per-well basis, sand use has doubled since 2011, climbing to nearly 8 million pounds, according to consulting firm IHS Inc.” “Increase the amount of sand, fracking outfits have found, and you increase the amount … Continue reading

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If trains derail twice in 1 week in rural TX, does anybody hear bout’ it? Mother Nature Has Cancer

In looking up something totally unrelated, I read where WKTX reported that there were TWO train derailments in ONE WEEK that were about 10 miles apart from each other.…..in RURAL teXass of course. #hateThatIstudiedStatistics #fear=NOTanomaly http://www.kwtx.com/news/local/headlines/Train-Derails-In-Rural-Central-Texas-310950941.html “BREMOND (June 30, 2015) … Continue reading

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