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New Rules for Fracking Waste Needed

New Rules for Fracking Waste Needed

This report by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) evaluates federal and state laws regarding fracking waste. The alarming findings reveal that there is not the regulatory framework to adequately protect human health and safety.

The most significant finding is to address the federal loophole that exempts oil and gas companies from hazardous waste from treatment and disposal restrictions.

View the full report here.

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