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Frac sand-related facility zone change OK’d

SAN ANGELO, Texas – A zone change that would allow for a sand transloading facility just north of San Angelo was approved by the Planning Commission. “Everybody, I think, is in favor of this change,” said Marshall Huling, who represented the landowners and applicant Pinnacle Sands during Monday’s meeting. The zone change from “ranch and estate” to “heavy manufacturing” comes ...

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Explosion razes waste disposal facility near Alexander

A fire so massive that it could not be approached by firefighters erupted after an explosion at an oil waste disposal site north of Alexander, North Dakota. According to KXNews, McKenzie County Emergency Manager Karlin Rockvoy said the only thing to do at first was watch the fire burn itself out. The explosion occurred at approximately 3:30 a.m. Emergency responders from ...

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Republic Services acquisition puts them in the thick of ND waste debate

nuclear waste barrels

Phoenix-based waste-management company Republic Services, Inc. announced on Friday that a subsidiary of Republic Services will acquire Tervita, LLC, a subsidiary of Tervita Corporation. Tervita is a leading pure-play environmental waste solutions provider serving oil and natural gas producers throughout the United States. Tervita’s geographic footprint includes the Permian, Eagle Ford and Bakken. Just over a week ago, the North ...

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