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What does DEC stand for?

DEC stands for Department of Environmental Conservation

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[CS] A Department of Environmental Conservation official told Sullivan county, “We have essentially called a ‘time-out’ on the deep hydrofracking of the Marcellus Shale.
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has recommended "in-tank monitoring systems," like The Verifier, stating that "electronic systems which automatically measure tank inventories and continuously record changes supply all of the information needed to perform daily reconciliations.
The issue of a "degradable" definition is being taken up in New York, where Assemblyman Gary Proud's bill would give the state's Department of Environmental Conservation authority to issue degradability standards that conform to nationally recognized criteria, where such exist.