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Largest study yet on effects of fracking find no evidence of water well contamination

Largest study yet on effects of fracking find no evidence of water well contamination

Fracking researchers covered 7,400 square kms over 3 years, taking 64 samples from drinking water wells on residential properties In the largest study of its kind, a Yale University-led investigation found no evidence fracking is responsible for contamination of drinking water well near the Marcellus Shale in NE Pennsylvania. The deep hydraulic fracturing of shale horizons, underground storage tanks, well […]

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