Friday, January 3, 2014

Wyoming: 2013 saw more than 500 spills but not one fine

Amy Mall, Senior Policy Analyst, Washington, D.C. According to a new report from Wyoming Public Media, there were more than 500 spills in the oil and gas industry in 2013--in Wyoming alone. But the?Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission did not fine any of the responsible companies for spills. Not one.The spilled?materials included?oil, natural gas, wastewater or drilling mud--all of which can include toxic substances. What's ...

http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/amall/wyoming_2013_saw_more_than_500


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