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Why a Ban on Injection Wells is TWOFOLD NECESSARY

To know me is to ban me says the Injection Well silently smiling as he swallows the toxic load into mother earths gut. TWOFOLD NECESSARY= 1) groundwater contamination (injection wells casing failures) 2) seismic events increasing in intensity (build out of injection … Continue reading

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US DOT = 7 mths response on NORM vs TENORM truck fracking exemptions

Here is a link of a response from the US Dept Of Transportation when asked by a trucking company to verify if TENORM is “oil & gas waste exempt” from regulation like NORM is. It took US DOT seven months to respond back…the trucker guy … Continue reading

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Dallas Geologist blasts TWDB of fault risk on proposed MARVIN NICHOLS reservoir

Here is the youtube video of the geologist blasting the Texas Water Development Board…  The Public hearing on the “Region C and Region D Interregional Conflict” was held in Arlington at the Bob Duncan Center on April 20,2014 Join the … Continue reading

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Candid EPA 1987 document shows NO history of Federal Overreach

This candid, historic EPA 1987 report (volume 1 of 3) is a must read showing the EPA has had decades upon decades to mitigate fossil fuel extraction risks even before the unconventional/horizontal drilling. This report shows (page II-5) they have been using the same … Continue reading

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Injection Wells are known conduits to ground water contamination-GAO confidential 1989 doc

UPDATE for a GAO 2016 Injection/Water Contamination report…how many decades do we wait?     UPDATE July 3 2015 While the rest of this blog is about known injection wells water contamination I must file this here that  Salemsage reported of fracking contamination”…case from … Continue reading

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DRINKING WATER Contamination Confidential US GAO report Injection Oil & Gas Wastes

DRINKING WATER Safeguards Are Not Preventing Contamination From Injected Oil and Gas Wastes http://www.gao.gov/assets/150/147952.pdf Josh Homer ·  commented on http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2014/01/05/some-states-confirm-water-pollution-from-drilling/4328859/ “Good ole republican deregulation in action. I live in rural West Texas, and our water is poison. We have to buy water to … Continue reading

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