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Environmental Dangers of Fracking

The second way fracking wastewater can be disposed of is in industrial wastewater treatment plants. There have been problems with ineffective treatments at Pennsylvania municipal water treatment …

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Disposal of wastewater from hydraulic fracturing poses dangers to drivers

New research from Yilan Xu (“E-Lan SHE”), a professor of agricultural and consumer economics at Illinois, shows that the growing traffic burden in fracking boomtowns from trucks hauling wastewater to …

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Paper: Disposal of wastewater from hydraulic fracturing poses dangers to drivers

“Fracking requires large amounts of water, and it subsequently generates a lot of wastewater,” she said. “When trucks need to transport all that water within a narrow window of time to a disposal …

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Severe weather dangers to target northern tier of central US this week – AccuWeather.com

Severe weather dangers to target northern tier of central US this week  AccuWeather.com

The threat to lives and property from severe thunderstorms will shift focus from the central and southern Plains to the northern tier of the nation’s midsection this …

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Climate Dangers of Palm Oil

The palm oil industry is booming in Indonesia, resulting in the destruction of carbon-rich, tropical peatlands to make way for the cultivation of palms on a massive scale. And scientists say this crop …

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Extreme weather dangers often overlooked as Cook County reports 26 cold-related deaths in 2017 – Chicago Tribune


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Extreme weather dangers often overlooked as Cook County reports 26 cold-related deaths in 2017
Chicago Tribune
Wilson's death occurred at the start of a record-tying 12-day stretch of low temperatures, according to the weather service. Although Chicago remained below 20 degrees every day from Dec. 26 to Jan. 6, the pace of cold-related deaths has generally

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Fracking and earthquakes: weighing up the dangers in SA

They are also worried about possible increased seismicity associated with deep well waste water injection and fracking operations. Seismic hazards in South Africa are not high by international norms. But there could be significant damage to infrastructure …
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South Africa: Fracking and Earthquakes – Weighing Up the Dangers in South Africa

They are also worried about possible increased seismicity associated with deep well waste water injection and fracking operations. Seismic hazards in South Africa are not high by international norms. But there could be significant damage to infrastructure …
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Fracking and earthquakes: weighing up the dangers in South Africa

They are also worried about possible increased seismicity associated with deep well waste water injection and . set out to look at the link between earthquakes and fracking. It formed part of the vulnerability mapping for fracking in South Africa.
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The Dangers of Fracking Waste: Is There Any Safe Way to Dispose of It?

Commercial Landfills in Colorado have been advised that disposal of Oil and Gas Exploration and Production (E&P) waste is not exempt from Colorado Solid Waste Regulations (1), for example, 6 CCR 1007-2. Disposal of fracking waste is a nation-wide problem.
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