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The Challenges of Fracking Waste – After the NY State Ban: The Fracking Waste Toolkit

… with information and resources to help shape the debate about the process of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) to extract natural gas from deep underground deposits. In June 2015, the multi-year … Read More

Public Forum Highlights Opposition to Crude Oil Fracking, Transport

… from Kandi Mossett, Indigenous Environmental Network, North Dakota: “New York has wisely banned fracking. It would be equally wise to exercise serious caution on the transport of volatile crude … Read More

A thank you to DEC’s Joe Martens: Thoughtful stewardship on fracking issue

… to New York’s environment, manifested most prominently in his thoughtful stewardship on the hydrofracking issue, where he did more to safeguard New York’s communities and environment than most … Read More

It’s Official: New York State Bans Fracking

Riverkeeper: DEC’s Fracking Ban is Watershed Moment

Official fracking ban a watershed moment for New York

… Director 914-478-4501, Ext 239 Riverkeeper: DEC’s groundbreaking Findings Statement on fracking represents a watershed moment in the protection of New York’s communities and natural … Read More

What does the EPA study tell us about the impact of fracking on drinking water resources?

… water resources. For the first time, the EPA explicitly acknowledged that hydraulic fracturing (or fracking) and its related activities have been responsible for drinking water contamination on … Read More

Fracking Waste in New York State: A Business Perspective (Recorded Webinar)

… your support for closing the hazardous waste loophole on Wednesdays. Support passage of a local fracking waste ban in your community using Riverkeeper’s model ban and examples of county bans … Read More

Riverkeeper: What EPA really said about fracking’s potential to harm our drinking water resources

… clean water advocate says EPA’s report provides support for the State of New York to ban fracking. Late last week, the Environmental Protection Agency released its long-anticipated draft … Read More

Time to Close New York’s Fracking Waste Loophole

Despite the recent historic ban on high-volume fracking, New York still has a fracking waste problem. More than 510,000 tons and 23,000 barrels … Read More
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