Controversy Over Fracc'ing Proves Highly Combustible

Triplett, Tim
December 2010
Metal Center News;Dec2010, Vol. 50 Issue 13, p8
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the issue of fracc'ing, the drilling technique in North America. It notes that Fracc'ing is a hydraulic fracturing process used by energy companies to get a vast energy reserves locked in shale fields. It shows the concern of the citizen and environmental group on the chemicals pump into the water by the energy companies may contaminate the water supply. It highlights the new study of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to examine the safety of the water supply.


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