Industrial Strength: How the U.S. Government Hid Fracking’s Risks to Drinking Water

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Nov 162017
 

The fracking provision, widely known as the Halliburton loophole … As a result, oil and gas drilling and production are exempt from laws regulating hazardous waste, chemical-laced runoff from well sites and toxic air pollution from well equipment.
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California Drinking Water Advocates Fight Fracking

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Aug 102017
 

“The wastewater is deposited pretty deep … and may lead to more frequent reporting requirements for producers,” the report said. To read more about fracking visit Water Online’s Produced Water Treatment Solutions Center.
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Icebergs could be dragged 5000 miles from Antarctica to United Arab Emirates to provide vital drinking water – Mirror.co.uk

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May 052017
 

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Icebergs could be dragged 5000 miles from Antarctica to United Arab Emirates to provide vital drinking water
Mirror.co.uk
Icebergs could be dragged 5,000 miles from Antarctica to United Arab Emirates to provide vital drinking water. The plans could provide billions of gallons of fresh water to the people of UAE after dragging them thousands of miles across the ocean.
UAE Is Going To Tow An Iceberg From Antarctica To Solve Its Drinking Water ProblemIndiatimes.com
UAE to tow icebergs from Antarctica for drinking waterThe Queensland Times
Need a drink? Why not get yourself an iceberg from AntarcticaCBBC Newsround
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Oklahoma’s drinking water is at risk from fracking, new report finds

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Apr 072017
 

The so-called Halliburton loophole allows fracking companies to keep the chemicals they use — which end up in wastewater disposal wells — secret from the public. On Thursday, Democratic representatives introduced a suite of bills that would …
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Reversing Course, E.P.A. Says Fracking Can Contaminate Drinking Water

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Dec 172016
 

The Obama administration has put forth one rule intended to protect water from fracking waste. But that rule applies only to fracking on public lands, which hold about 100,000 fracking wells — representing about 10 percent of all fracking in the United …
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Final EPA Study Confirms Fracking Contaminates Drinking Water

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Dec 162016
 

The Science Advisory Board also took issue with how the draft report inexplicably omitted three critical fracking-contamination cases … Discharge of inadequately treated hydraulic fracturing wastewater to surface water resources; and Disposal or …
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Has the EPA failed America by denying the link between fracking waste and our drinking water crisis?

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Oct 112016
 

(NaturalNews) Over 200 public interest groups working to defend human and environmental health have signed off on a letter to the EPA, questioning the agency’s recent claim that hydraulic fracturing is not having “widespread, systemic impacts on drinking …
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Scientists in Antarctica are drinking so much at work that it’s causing brawls – Yahoo News Canada (blog)

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Oct 102015
 

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Scientists in Antarctica are drinking so much at work that it's causing brawls
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Turns out that Russian missile producers aren't the only ones with problematic drinking habits. Scientists stationed in one of the most remote locations in the world are also turning to the bottle at inopportune times – namely, on the job. A safety
Antarctica scientists getting drunk, indulging in `indecent exposure'Times of India

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One Congressman’s Fight To Keep Fracking Waste Out Of Drinking Water

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Jul 172015
 

The fracking industry has a water problem. Wastewater from fracking has been linked to drinking water contamination, and earthquakes. But obviously oil and gas companies can’t dump fracking water into our public water treatment system, right? Wrong.
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Fracking Has Had No ‘Widespread’ Impact on Drinking Water, EPA Finds

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Jun 062015
 

However, the EPA said there were a small number of contaminated drinking wells and highlighted potential vulnerabilities, including the disposal of wastewater and construction of durable wells. The report was issued nearly a decade since fracking began …
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