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Directive 050 Correction

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Release Date: June 01, 2022


A corrected edition of Directive 050: Drilling Waste Management has been released that restores requirements inadvertently removed from the edition released on March 28, 2022. The corrections reflect the requirements in the draft directive released for public feedback on November 19, 2021. Some corrections and clarification of terminology have also been made.

The following sections have been corrected to reflect current regulatory and operational requirements:

  • Section 2, “Overview of Drilling Waste Management Methods,” requirement 4
  • Section 6.4, “Remote Site Requirements,” requirement 73
  • Section 8.3, “Disposal Onto Forested Public Lands Disposal Requirements,” requirements 86 through 89, 91(a)(c), and 92(a)(b)
  • Section 9.3, “Pump-off Disposal Requirements,” requirement 99

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