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Study Identifies Toxins in Fracking Fluids and Wastewater
Health & Wellness  (tags: new study, fracking, hydraulic fracturing, toxins, chemicals, health effects )

- 1229 days ago -
Wastewater produced by fracking may be even more toxic than the fracking fluids themselves. This led the researchers to conclude that more focus is needed to study not just what goes into the well, but what chemicals and by-products are generated...
Fracking The Eagle Ford Shale: Big Oil And Bad Air On The Texas Prairie   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: TCQ, Texas, air pollution, fracking, InsideClimate News, The Weather Channel, Center for Public Integrity, Eagle Ford Shale, bad air )

- 1329 days ago -
In South Texas it is the largest economic development in the world currently for the fracking industry with little to no oversight. Eagle Ford Shale may be a boom but it is a bust for the health of the residents who live in the area.
Petitioning the Abbott Government to Establish a Royal Commission Into the Human Impact of CSG Mining
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, Royal Commission, Abbott Government, Coal Seam Gas, CSG, fracking, health risks, protection, risks, research, study )

- 1459 days ago -
All levels of Government have let the people of Australia down allowing the unfettered growth of an industry which is known to be harmful to the environment, human health, communities and ultimately our future. PLEASE SIGN THE PETITION
Chevron Making A Killing With Water In California But at What Cost?
Health & Wellness  (tags: wastewater, fracking, Chevron, California, chemicals, irrigation, acetone, methylene chloride )

- 1469 days ago -
Chevron is selling treated oil field wastewater to the state which in turn is being used for irrigation on crops. Analysis of water tested revealed high levels of dangerous chemicals acetone and methylene chloride. In our food and risk to farm workers.
Stop Pinkwashing Fracking Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast cancer, pinkwashing, Susan G Komen, pink drill, fracking, chemicals, toxins )

- 1673 days ago -
The largest breast cancer organization in the country and a major fracking company are banding together to pinkwash fracking. They even painted drilling equipment pink! Fracking involves trucking huge quantities of toxic chemicals many cause breast cancer
Protect Our Water From Dangerous Fracking ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: fracking, TX, WY, PA, risks, illness, health, family, environment, ecosystems, wildlife )

- 1953 days ago -
Three different communities showed evidence of groundwater contamination linked to nearby fracking activity. The EPA started investigating, but abruptly shut these investigations down.
Frac Tracker Map
Health & Wellness  (tags: FracTracker Map, USA, environmental impact, fracking, pipelines, wells, water, land, regions )

- 2009 days ago -
As the saying goes, "a picture is worth a thousand words" just click onto a State or below the States click onto the maps that show specifics. Such as the pipeline incident map or the maps that show where people have been harmed or water is ruined.
Tell Gov. Christie to Sign the Frack Waste Ban Bill Now! ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, ecosystems, fracking, NJ, Christie, healthconditions, water, family, health )

- 2503 days ago -
The New Jersey Legislature passed a ban on waste produced by hydraulically fracturing of gas wells (S253/A575). Thank you to all of you who took part in this campaign and illustrated to our elected representatives in Trenton how important is to the...
Water for Dimock: Emergency Aid Needed for Pennsylvania Fracking Victims! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: ecosystems, health, fracking, habitat destruction, animals, humans, drinking water, water, PA )

- 2660 days ago -
Water for Dimock: Emergency aid needed for Pennsylvania fracking victims! It wasn't a flood or natural disaster that left 11 families in Dimock, PA without drinking water. The disaster in Dimock was created single-handedly by the Cabot Oil and Gas
Demand Justice and Water for Dimock, PA Residents Afflicted By Fracking ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: family, water, fracking, Pennsylvania, health )

- 2717 days ago -
It wasn't a flood or natural disaster that left eleven families in Dimock, PA without drinking water. The disaster in Dimock was created single-handedly by the Cabot Oil and Gas Corporation's use of the hazardous gas drilling technique known as fracking.
Towns See Crime, Carousing Surge Amid Gas Boom
Health & Wellness  (tags: gas boom, fracking, drunkedness, disruption of culture, traffic accidents, STD's, pollution, prostitutes, crime )

- 2764 days ago -
In a modern-day echo of the raucous Old West, small towns enjoying a boom in oil and gas drilling are seeing a sharp increase in drunken driving, bar fights and other hell-raising, blamed largely on an influx of young men with money and nothing to do.
Save the Delaware River ACTION PLEASE   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Fracking, health, Delaware River, action, protection, environment )

- 2769 days ago -
Please call multiple times for safe clean water before November 21st. Please keep 20000 gas wells from the Delaware River Basin. Over 15 million people depend on this water.

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