Safety of Tar Sands Pipelines Has Not Been Studied, According to Regulation Agenc

Safety of Tar Sands Pipelines Has Not Been Studied, According to Regulation Agency

The agency that would be responsible for oversight of the Keystone XL pipeline has not studied the safety measures necessary for a pipeline that carries tar sands crude.

The U.S. State Dept. is in charge of deciding whether to issue a permit for the proposed TransCanada pipeline because it would cross the U.S. border as it moves diluted bitumen from Alberta, Canada to refineries on the Gulf Coast.

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