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Minimizing Oil and Gas Wastes

Waste minimization during drilling operations.

The state of Texas has produced a document Waste Minimization in the Oil Field that provides a general overview of waste minimization techniques for wastes arising from oil and gas operations, including drilling operations. The document also provides case studies of successful waste minimization projects and a bibliography of useful technical references. The document includes dozens of examples of alternative drilling practices, such as:

Pollution Prevention and Waste Management

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