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DEP considers allowing gas well water on roads to control ice

November 6, 2011
By CHERYL R. CLARKE , Williamsport Sun-Gazette

WELLSBORO - The state Department of Environmental Protection is considering allowing natural gas industry well brine - the chemical-laden water that comes out of wells - to be used on roads to control ice in winter. It also will consider allowing the byproduct to be used to control construction project dust in summer.



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