Wisconsin frac sand mining damage fears realised

By Jack Elliott
Published: Monday, 21 May 2012

Frac sand from local plant spills into Wisconsin river; damage yet unknown

Frac sand mined at Tiller Corp.’s facility in western Wisconsin, near the Minnesota boarder, has spilled into the state’s St. Croix river, according to local press reports.

Minnesota-based newspaper The Albert Lea Tribune said that an unknown amount of sand and other sediment...

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