6:04 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

Central NY Lawmakers consider Brine ban

Actor Mark Ruffalo, appearing at an Albany NY rally, holds up a jar of well water activists say was contaminated by a nearby hydrofracking installation.
Credit ...:::WAMC Photo by Dave Lucas:::...

As New Yorkers continue to wait for word from Albany as to whether hydraulic fracturing will be allowed in any part of the state, a separate debate has sprung up regarding the use of wastewater from the fracking process as a de-icer on highways.

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