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Unconventional oil and gas development and risk of childhood leukemia: Assessing the evidence.

A young girl with leukemia, wearing a hoody over her bald skull and breath protector.

The findings of this literature review support the need for investigation into the relationship between UO&G development and risk of cancer in general and childhood leukemia in particular. Abstract The widespread distribution of unconventional oil and gas (UO&G) wells and other facilities in the United States potentially exposes millions of people to air and water …

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Chemicals Used in Hydraulic Fracturing

Chemicals Used in Hydraulic Fracturing Author(s): Henry A. Waxman, Edward J. Markey, and Diana DeGette Date: 04.2011 Source / Publisher: US House of Representatives COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND COMMERCE MINORITY STAFF “… the Committee asked the 14 leading oil and gas service companies to disclose the types and volumes of the hydraulic fracturing products they …

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