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BP Oil Refinery Waste Stored At Koch Brothers-Owned Site Polluting Nearby ... - Huffington Post

BP Oil Refinery Waste Stored At Koch Brothers-Owned Site Polluting Nearby ... - Huffington Post | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
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Anti-fracking movement asks Kasich to ban injection of waste in underground wells

Anti-fracking movement asks Kasich to ban injection of waste in underground wells (bizjournals): Share With Fr... http://t.co/ac1KEgRLgX
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Shipping company fined for polluting Cornish coastline | MBM

Shipping company fined for polluting Cornish coastline | MBM | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
Under the Dangerous or Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk Regulations 1996 (SI 3010), discharge of palm oil slops is permissible subject to certain conditions but it must be in waters over 12 miles from the nearest land.
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What the frack? - Press TV

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What the frack?
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Fracking is a method of gas extraction where water is mixed with sand and chemicals and injected at high pressure into a wellbore to create small fractures, yielding natural gas and petroleum.
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'Petcoke' Piles Blight Chicago's Southeast Side - Chicagoist

'Petcoke' Piles Blight Chicago's Southeast Side - Chicagoist | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
'Petcoke' Piles Blight Chicago's Southeast Side Chicagoist It's been alarming to watch the coal piles which were feeding now-shuttered plants like Stateline and Fisk and Crawford quickly replaced by refining waste from BP's refinery in Whiting in...
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Tar-sands waste going to fuel dirty power plants in China - Grist

Tar-sands waste going to fuel dirty power plants in China - Grist | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
Tar-sands waste going to fuel dirty power plants in China Grist Petcoke has been heaping up along the Calumet River in Chicago — and the problem will likely get worse once BP turns its Whiting Refinery into one of the world's biggest tar-sands...
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New Study: Carbon Reduction Opportunities for Oil Industry Are Significant - Natural Resources Defense Council (blog)

New Study: Carbon Reduction Opportunities for Oil Industry Are Significant - Natural Resources Defense Council (blog) | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
New Study: Carbon Reduction Opportunities for Oil Industry Are Significant Natural Resources Defense Council (blog) Refinery CCS: capturing and storing carbon emissions resulting from the energy-intensive hydrogen processes needed for refining...
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Thieves tapping Kern's oil riches - Bakersfield Californian

Thieves tapping Kern's oil riches - Bakersfield Californian | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
Thieves tapping Kern's oil riches
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"They show up, there's nothing in that tank but drilling mud," he said.
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More Oil And Gas Wastewater Spills Found In Colorado After Flooding - Huffington Post

More Oil And Gas Wastewater Spills Found In Colorado After Flooding - Huffington Post | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
Chicago Tribune More Oil And Gas Wastewater Spills Found In Colorado After Flooding Huffington Post The amount of released wastewater from oil and gas drilling sites being tracked in Colorado increased again, after floodwaters inundated one of the...
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Radioactive materials found in hazardous levels near Pa. waste treatment plant - Environment & Energy Publishing

Radioactive materials found in hazardous levels near Pa.
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What is being done about mud dumping at New River? - Imperial Valley Press

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What is being done about mud dumping at New River?
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Over the past few months, I've seen drilling rigs illegally dump mud and sludge over the habitat area on the New River in Brawley.
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Radiation in Pennsylvania Creek Seen as Legacy of Fracking - Businessweek

Radiation in Pennsylvania Creek Seen as Legacy of Fracking - Businessweek | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
LiveScience.com Radiation in Pennsylvania Creek Seen as Legacy of Fracking Businessweek The radium, along with salts such as bromide, came from the Josephine Brine Treatment Facility about 45 miles (72 kilometers) east of Pittsburgh, a plant that...
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Waste is gold: Proper waste management makes perfect business sense - Economic Times

Waste is gold: Proper waste management makes perfect business sense - Economic Times | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
Waste is gold: Proper waste management makes perfect business sense Economic Times MUMBAI: As India progresses on the path of development in this new age of resource scarcity and increasing population pressure leading to increased waste generation,...
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BP oil refinery waste piles up on Southeast Side

BP oil refinery waste piles up on Southeast Side | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
Just south of the Chicago Skyway bridge, a dusty byproduct of the Canadian oil boom is piling up in huge black mountains along the Calumet River. (RT @ColonelTribune: BP oil refinery waste piles up on Southeast Side.
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Fracking waste targeted - Columbus Dispatch (blog)

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Fracking waste targeted Columbus Dispatch (blog) Ohio disposal wells routinely take millions of barrels of fracking waste shipped from Marcellus shale wells in Pennsylvania, in addition to oil and gas well wastes and fracking wastes from Utica...
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Ineos ... a company with a habit of making good on its threats - Herald Scotland

Ineos ... a company with a habit of making good on its threats - Herald Scotland | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
Ineos ... a company with a habit of making good on its threats
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When the Government refused, owner Jim Ratcliffe didn't waste time making threats. Loading article content.
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Dover oil/gas well driller charged with dumping waste into Chagrin ...

Dover oil/gas well driller charged with dumping waste into Chagrin ... | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
A Dover oil/gas well driller was charged in U.S. District Court with dumping toxic brine into a tributary of the Chagrin River. CLEVELAND – "Federal prosecutors.
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From waste to energy - Wake Forest University News Center

From waste to energy - Wake Forest University News Center | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
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From waste to energy
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“Right now, you and I actually pay companies to come and dispose of sewer and used oil waste,” Lachgar says.
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Group claims Ohio's becoming 'radioactive waste dump' for fracking companies - Business First of Columbus (blog)

Group claims Ohio's becoming 'radioactive waste dump' for fracking companies - Business First of Columbus (blog) | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
Group claims Ohio's becoming 'radioactive waste dump' for fracking companies
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Southeast LA County Smells Like Rotten Eggs - LAist

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Southeast LA County Smells Like Rotten Eggs
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In a statement the city said the odor comes from a former oil refinery located on Lakeland Road. The removal of wastewater tanks has aggravated the situation, according to the city.
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UN: Treated Waste Could be 'Gold Mine' - Environmental Leader

UN: Treated Waste Could be 'Gold Mine' - Environmental Leader | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
UN: Treated Waste Could be 'Gold Mine' Environmental Leader As a result, printed circuit boards are probably the “richest ore stream you're ever going to find,” according to the Guidelines for National Waste Management Strategies: Moving from...
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Shale gas: new fracking projects must pass environmental test

Shale gas: new fracking projects must pass environmental test | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
All the latest news from the Press Service of the European Parliament: votes, resolutions, debates, parliamentary committees and the plenary.

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Duke study finds radium and elevated salinity in treated oil and gas ... - Scientific American (blog)

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Norwegian envoy commends Ghana’s oil & gas waste management system

Norwegian envoy commends Ghana’s oil & gas waste management system | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
The Norwegian Ambassador to Ghana, Ms Hege Hertzberg, has commended Ghana for her efforts in managing the waste generated from the country’s offshore operations since the discovery of commercial (Norwegian envoy commends Ghana’s oil & gas...
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BP may face $18bn in fines for gross negligence as federal trial resumes

BP may face $18bn in fines for gross negligence as federal trial resumes | Oil Waste Treatment | Scoop.it
Plaintiffs' attorney says BP was woefully unprepared for 2010 blowout and lied about how much oil was flowing from the well (RT @Greenpeace: BP's response to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill shows how devastating #Arctic drilling would be:

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