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Le Sueur County Administrator Darrell Pettis recently testified before the Minnesota Senate regarding the proposed legislation on silica sand mining that could hurt Unimin, as well as the county.
Isaac Orr, research fellow at The Heartland Institute, and Mark Krumenacher, senior principal and senior vice president of GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc., have written a series of four Policy Studies investigating the economic, environmental, social, and roadway impacts of industrial silica sand mining, also known as "frac sand" mining. These
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FREDERICK, Md., Aug. /PRNewswire/ U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) announced today that it has acquired Mississippi Sand, LLC, a leading, low cost frac sand mining and logistics company based in St. Louis, Mo. for $95.4 million in cash.
· Critics of a booming silica sand mining industry will ask lawmakers to hit the pause button Tuesday when the Minnesota Legislature holds its first ever hearing on a subject that has so far been left up to local governments.
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In Wisconsin, residents living in school districts home to silica sand mining could have another argument on their side in the fight against the so called "frac sand" mining industry that's taken over the state in the last few years. Wisconsin's frac sand mining boom could equate to higher
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A fledgling frac sand company plans to build the state's first silica mine under a sprawling 960 acre site in the state's largest forest, Black Hills. Oil and gas drillers are salivating over silica sand, a key ingredient in fracking operations, and their increasing demand for the stuff
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Second in a series #137 (May 2015) Environmental Impacs of Industrial Silica Sand (Frac Sand) Mining. Hydraulic fracturing for oil and natural gas production has dramatically increased the demand for industrial silica sand, known as "frac sand," available in great abundance in the Upper Midwest.
Mahtomedi frac sand mining forum draws hundreds over concerns. Frac sand mining forum MPR Photo Egan said Minnesota currently has nine silica sand mining
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Silica sand has been produced in Wisconsin for over 40 years, but only recently has the industry expanded dramatically due to high demand for sand for use in hydraulic fracturing by mining companies. 
MnDOT is monitoring developments in the silica sand mining industry to allow us and partner governments to assess impacts on safety, mobility and road conditions from increased commercial traffic in Minnesota.
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