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Enviro-group plans suit against WTC

July 19, 2013

An environmental group has filed a notice of intent to file a lawsuit against Waste Treatment Corporation for alleged illegal discharge of oil and gas drilling wastewater into the Allegheny River....

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Eaglewatcher

Jul-21-13 6:51 AM

What is "residual waste" anyway? Is this fracking residue just being pumped through the waste water treatment system? Let's keep ourselves and our kids out of the water downstream of Warren and perhaps post for boaters at ramps! Onward with the lawsuit.

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tired1

Jul-20-13 1:26 PM

From the article, " 100 times the level found upstream of the discharge".

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tired1

Jul-20-13 1:23 PM

DonnaC, did not the article say the water WAS TESTED above the Harmer Street WTC and then just past it. I believe that is what the article reported.

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DonnaC

Jul-19-13 4:44 PM

I wonder how often this "Enviro-group" tests the discharges from United Refining, and how much of these toxins actually originate there and are carried downstream.

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garypayton

Jul-19-13 12:30 PM

Bravo!

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Riggle

Jul-19-13 9:59 AM

Apparently Arnold and DEP have some 'splaining to do.

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Eaglewatcher

Jul-19-13 8:19 AM

Let the suit move forward and lets keep our water clean.

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