University of Colorado at Boulder
BMP of Oil and Gas Development

View BMP

BMP ID: 6581
Title: Appropriately dispose of oil-based drill cuttings
Text: Drilling cuttings/solids: Disposal: "Dispose of oil-based drill cuttings at an OCD-approved disposal facility."
Source Publication Name: Pollution Prevention/Best Management Practices Pocket Guide for the New Mexico Oil and Gas Industry
Citation Section:
Citation Page: 22
Supplemental Documents: Pollution Prevention Best Management Practices
Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Drilling
• Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Primary Contact: Oil Conservation Division: New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department
1220 South St. Francis Drive
Santa Fe, New Mexico  87505  USA
Phone:(505) 476-3460     Alt. Phone:
Fax:(505) 476-3462     E-mail: 
Alternate Contact:  
Categories: Land Surface Disturbance
Location: New Mexico
Vegetation Types:
General Comments:
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy:
Date Entered: 2010-04-18 12:29 UTC
Last Updated: 2010-04-18 12:29 UTC