NRDC Comments on DRBC’s Proposed Fracking Ban - 2018

March 30, 2018

NRDC’s comments on the Delaware River Basin Commission’s Proposed Amendments to the Administrative Manual and Special Regulations Regarding Hydraulic Fracturing Activities and Additional Clarifying Amendments. In brief, NRDC writes to urge the Delaware River Basin Commission to enact a full ban on fracking in the River Basin—including drilling, a ban on the treatment and disposal of fracking wastewater, and a ban on the withdrawal and export of Basin water for fracking elsewhere.