Groundwater Contamination Near Montana Radioactive Oilfield Waste Dump Inspires Outrage Among Community Members

Northern Plains Members Demand Accountability For Weak Radioactive Oil Waste Disposal Rules Above: Oilfield workers remove discarded filter socks which get contaminated by radioactive materials and prepare them for disposal in a landfill. Photo by Bruce Farnsworth. This post first appeared in Northern Plains’ newsletter. Written by Caitlin Cromwell. Subscribe to WORC's blog ONE SEPTEMBER NIGHT in Glendive, the Montana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) had a rough evening. Agency…

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