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Ohio tries to figure out what to do with millions of gallons of chemical-laced water used in fracking
Northeast Ohio operations had set up a treatment plan, but the state EPA says that would violate Ohio law
by WKSU's M.L. SCHULTZE
and ANNA STAVER


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Warren had planned to treat millions of gallons of water shipped in from fracking operations like this one in Pennsylvania.
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The state appears to be heading off plans by the Warren sewage treatment plant to handle millions of gallons of chemical-laced water that’s a byproduct of the drilling process known as fracking. WKSU’s M.L. Schultze has more on another dispute involving the emerging technology.

 

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