[Fact Sheet]  Addressing the Drinking Water Risks Associated with Injection
|EPA Number: ||816F10067|
|Date of Publication:||December, 2010|
|Pages:||1 p., double-sided|
"There are four major pathways through which injected fluids can migrate into underground sources of drinking water (USDWs): the drilled holes (“well bores”) of improperly constructed injection wells, improperly plugged nearby wells, transmissive faults or fractures in the surrounding rock formations, and lateral movement into hydraulically-connected USDWs. More...
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