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Editorial: Diffusing the disposal well dust




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June 20, 2012 | 1,371 views | 5 comments

By Keith Johanson

As a longtime Wilson County resident and member of the oil and gas industry, I’m deeply concerned to see and hear such misinformation decrying the development of an oil and gas disposal well in our county. While questions regarding development are certainly valid (and necessary), it’s time to cut through some of the rhetoric and to understand the facts. . . .

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frustrated citizen  
wilson county  
June 26, 2012 3:40pm
 
Really? This letter is BS! Their are more people opposed to this than for it! Just go ask anyone who lives on Kothmann Rd, about them pushing something under the table. I sincerely hope this doesn't get pushed under the table. ... More ›

 
Michele Budde  
La Vernia, TX  
June 22, 2012 10:38am
 
If you want the truth research it yourself..don't depend on people working in the field to give it to you. http://www.propublica.org/article/injection-wells-the-poison-beneath-us/single We have found numerous OPEN wellheads ... More ›

 
Eat Local  
TX farm  
June 21, 2012 8:48pm
 
If it is just saltwater then why not just put a pipeline to the ocean? Oh wait, it is more than that, it is toxic chemicals also. As posted on http://www.texassharon.com/ Abrahm Lustgarten just released a four part investigative ... More ›

 
Patrick L Meyer  
La Vernia, TX  
June 20, 2012 5:54pm
 
I am opposed to the permit being issued to the applicant, because I think that this company has demonstrated incredibly poor judgement from the very outset. Using a 20 year old casing string for a high volume waste disposal ... More ›

 
same ole sh*t  
floresville  
June 20, 2012 10:14am
 
keith i will be the first to say all you care about is filling your pockets with cash no matter what, drill the well in your back yard and fill it up with quote saltwater...............

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