Proposed Fracking Rules and EPA Study Due Next Year

November 2011
Chemical Week;11/7/2011, Vol. 173 Issue 27, p11
Trade Publication
The article reports on a statement made by David Hayes, deputy secretary at the U.S. Interior Department on proposed rules for fracking or hydraulic fracturing, including an announcement from the Environmental Protection Agency on the release of its study on the impact of the process on resources used for drinking water. It examines the requirement to disclose the type of chemicals used and the regulation of drilling on land leased from the government.


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