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New York Could Soon Reject Fracking Waste From Pennsylvania

While hydrofracking hasn’t moved forward in New York, for years, the state has opened its doors to tons of fracking waste from Pennsylvania. According to Environmental Advocates of New York, between …

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Readers sound off on family farms, unopened gyms and fracking waste from Pennsylvania

My husband’s grandfather came here from Poland in the early 1900s and worked in the mines until he saved enough money to buy land to farm. His son took over in the 1950s and built up the dairy herd.

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Nature Scores a Big Win Against Fracking in a Small Pennsylvania Town

Fights like ours should mushroom all around Pennsylvania.” At play in Grant Township was whether a corporation had the right to inject fracking waste in a resistant community, or whether the community …

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Pennsylvania should not bolster fracking and petrochemicals with latest bill | Opinion

Byproducts of this industrial activity include more brine — fracking wastewater, which is radioactive and chemically toxic — and more release of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, as well as …

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GAF DecoTech Solar Roof Now Available In Southeastern Pennsylvania

GAF Energy DecoTech Solar RoofCreditBachman’s Roofing, Building & Remodeling, one of the largest roofing contractors in southeastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland, is now partnering with GAF Energy to offer its DecoTech solar roof products to customers in southeastern Pennsylvania. First things first: No, the GAF DecoTech integrated solar roof is not the same as a Tesla Solar Roof. But neither is it a traditional rack-mounted solar system. Installation takes only one day according to the company.

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Fracking in Ohio series: How Ohio compares to Pennsylvania for oversight of gas industry

KH: Ohio hasn’t written rules around the processing and storage, or other forms of treatment of fracking waste, is that correct? HR: You’re right. All I could see is that there are statutes …

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Far More Methane Leaking at Oil, Gas Sites in Pennsylvania than Reported

Leaks of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, from oil and gas sites in Pennsylvania could be five times greater than industry reports to state regulators, according to a new analysis by the Environmental Defense Fund. Drawing from peer-reviewed research …

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Oil and gas wastewater leaves radium in Pennsylvania stream sediments

are up to 650 times as great as in upstream sediments. Despite a 2011 Pennsylvania guideline curbing the discharge of wastewater from the hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, industry to water treatment plants, high levels of radium are still settling in …

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Radioactivity from Oil and Gas Wastewater Persists in Pennsylvania Stream Sediments

Nancy Lauer is available at [email protected] DURHAM, N.C. – More than seven years after Pennsylvania officials requested that the disposal of radium-laden fracking wastewater into surface waters be restricted, a new Duke University study finds that …

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Fracking leaves Pennsylvania waters awash in a toxic chemical stew

The release of “treated” wastewater from hydraulic fracturing (fracking) operations in Pennsylvania has led to regional watersheds being contaminated with radioactive materials, endocrine-disrupting chemicals, and heavy metals, according to a new study …
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