“Should anything go wrong with this pipeline, the damage to the quality of the water would be irreversible to the people who rely on the Ambridge Reservoir.” -- Robert Schmetzer, Citizens to Protect the Ambridge Reservoir
...the EPA has approved Penneco's permit for a "commercial brine disposal injection well" Plum Borough. Basically the company wants to pump large amounts of fracking wastewater underground to "get rid" of it.
It is difficult to wean ourselves off of natural gas if companies like EQT are a critical source of funding for our community. This campaign is an essential part of a comprehensive strategy to resist the petrochemical build-out in SW Pennsylvania.
"Let's make sure that the ACHD, DEP and Merrion Oil know we are here."
The PA DEP is extending the comment period on the Falcon Pipeline and hosting public hearings in three counties.