A Whole Lot of Info on Injection Wells

Documents and white papers

SSO Mechanical Integrity Testing
http://www.sabinestorage.com/mit.html

Journalism in the Public Interest – Injection Wells,
The Hidden Risks of Pumping Waste Underground
http://www.propublica.org/article/injection-wells-the-poison-beneath-us

Catskill Citizens’ paper on injection wells (PDF)
defines Class I-III wells
http://catskillcitizens.org/learnmore/InjectionWells.pdf
from above PDF, Louisiana has hazardous/non-hazardous well ratio of 17:25 –

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Texas Administrative Code on injection wells (PDF)
http://tinyurl.com/8m6ccq3
Texas 2012 Quality Assurance Protection Plan for underground injection (XML)
http://tinyurl.com/9ya874z

a powerpoint presentation file on Mechanical Intergrity Test, injection wells
http://tinyurl.com/9jyolye

Saltwater Disposal Wells
http://www.rrc.state.tx.us/about/faqs/saltwaterwells.php

EPA paper on protecting underground drinking water using injection control
http://tinyurl.com/9etc2k3

US Dept. of Energy, 1998 paper-
Disposal of NORM (nat’l occ radioactive material) contaminated oil in salt caverns (PDF)
http://www.evs.anl.gov/pub/doc/saltnorm.pdf

Falcon Gas – storage and single point failure risk (PDF)
http://tinyurl.com/99n93co

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A little bit more on our post Sept. 3.

This will be linked from our page on salt domes (on the sidebar under “Extra” header).