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Duke Study Finds A "Legacy of Radioactivity" Contamination From Thousands of Fracking Wastewater Spills
Environment  (tags: fracking, North Dakota, radioactivity, spills, wastewater, brine, oilfield waste, Bakken, health risk, wildlife risk, heavy metals, corrosive salts, clean up, regulation, federal exemption, peer-reviewed study, testing, accidents )

Judy
- 76 days ago - desmogblog.com
Thousands of oil and gas industry wastewater spills in North Dakota have caused "widespread" contamination from radioactive materials, heavy metals and corrosive salts, putting the health of people and wildlife at risk.
No More Radioactive Regrets
Environment  (tags: uranium mine, radioactive leaks, spills, animals, energy, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, radia-active )

Sara
- 600 days ago - secure.action.org.au
Make a submission to the environmental approval process and tell Environment Minister Greg Hunt why a new uranium mine at Kakadu is a bad idea.
ExxonMobil Spills Chemicals in Louisiana While Cleaning Spilled Oil in Arkansas
Environment  (tags: Exxon mobil, Lousiana, spills, oil spill, chemical spill, New orleans, coast guard, environment, health, pollution )

Angelika
- 1204 days ago - grist.org
Even as ExxonMobil was mopping up after its disgusting tar-sands oil spill in Arkansas on Wednesday, it spilled an unknown amount of unknown chemicals- possibly hydrogen sulfide and cancer-causing benzene- during an accident at riverfront refinery in LA
Drilling the Arctic for Energy: Does Tapping Alaskan Oil to Increase Energy Independence Come at Our Peril?
Environment  (tags: energy, drilling, arctic, alaska, Exxon Valdez, oil, hazard, spills, tankers, saftey, security, alaska, fish, birds, animals, business, ecosystems, destruction, endangered, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, wildlife, protection, environment )

Tom
- 2679 days ago - sciam.com
Plans to greatly expand fossil-fuel exploration and retrieval in the Far North have caused environmentalists to urg lawmakers to reinstate a ban on new offshore drilling for oil and gas in the land that extends off of North America's coasts.
Valdez Ghost Haunts Exxon With Spill-Prone Ships
Environment  (tags: world, Exxon Valdez, oil, hazard, spills, tankers, saftey, security, alaska, fish, birds, animals, business, ecosystems, destruction, endangered, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, wildlife, protection, environment )

Tom
- 2679 days ago - bloomberg.com
Exxon, the world's largest oil company, has kept using tankers with the "more accident-prone" one hull design even as 151 countries have decided two are better than one for preventing oil spills and pledged to ban single-hull vessels by 2015.
   

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