Oil spill cleanup not up to standards
Published 07/23/2011, The Jamestown Sun
A hearing will likely be held to address $588,371 in fines assessed to Halek Operating ND, LLC for alleged improper cleanup of an oil leak near Dickinson in April, according to the North Dakota Industrial Commission. “Our records show that 10 percent or less was actually cleaned up. I don’t know how much has biodegraded at this point, but cleanup operation didn’t pick up very much of it,” said Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms.Word count: 676
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