November 7, 2008, Greenwire: Natural Gas: Marcellus Growing Pains Lead to Water-Discharge Woes for Pa. Industry

NATURAL GAS: Marcellus growing pains lead to water-discharge woes for Pa. industry (11/06/2008)

Katie Howell, Land Letter reporter

A Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection mandate limiting the treatment of wastewater from oil and gas drilling sites at sewage-processing plants that discharge into the Monongahela River could have far-reaching effects on the development of the prolific Marcellus Shale natural gas reservoir that underlies most of the state.

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