NOTICE OF APPLICATION
FOR OIL AND GAS WASTE
DISPOSAL WELL PERMIT
Hilcorp Energy Company, P.O. Box 280, Refugio, Texas 78377 is applying to Railroad Commission of Texas for a permit to dispose of produced salt water or other oil and gas waste by well injection into a porous formation not productive of oil or gas.
The applicant proposes to dispose of oil and gas waste into the Catahoula Formation, W.J. Fox “A” Lease, Well Number 18. The proposed disposal well is located approximately 9 miles Northeast of Refugio in the Refugio-Fox (5800) Field, in Refugio County. The waste water will be injected into strata in the subsurface depth interval from 3570 to 3900 feet.
LEGAL AUTHORITY: Chapter 27 of the Texas Water Code, as amended, Title 3 of the Texas Natural Resources Code, as amended, and the Statewide Rules of the Oil and Gas Division of the Railroad Commission of Texas.
Requests for a public hearing from persons who can show they are adversely affected, or requests for further information concerning any aspect of the application should be submitted in writing, within fifteen days of publication, to the Environmental Services Section, Oil and Gas Division, Railroad Commission of Texas, P.O. Box 12967, Capitol Station, Austin, Texas 78711 (Telephone 512-463-6792).