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EPA: Hydraulic Fracturing Study – Final Assessment 2016

And this is one of the reasons why Donald Trump doesn’t like the EPA so much: EPA released the final report, “Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas: Impacts from the Hydraulic Fracturing Water Cycle on Drinking Water Resources”. Press release: WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is releasing its scientific report on the …

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Impacts from the Hydraulic Fracturing Water Cycle on Drinking Water Resources in the United States (Final Report)

Here, the EPA is announcing the availability of the final report, Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas: Impacts from the Hydraulic Fracturing Water Cycle on Drinking Water Resources in the United States. Abstract This final report provides a review and synthesis of available scientific information concerning the relationship between hydraulic fracturing activities and drinking water …

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Impact to Underground Sources of Drinking Water and Domestic Wells from Production Well Stimulation …

This comprehensive analysis of all publicly available data and reports reveals evidence of widespread contamination of drinking water aquifers around Pavillion, Wyoming, as a result of acid stimulation and hydraulic fracturing. Key findings: Although injection of stimulation fluids into USDWs (Underground Sources of Drinking Water) in the Pavillion Field was documented by EPA, potential impact …

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Reality Check on U.S. Government Forecasts for a Lasting Tight Oil & Shale Gas Boom

Drilling Deeper: A Reality Check on U.S. Government Forecasts for a Lasting Tight Oil & Shale Gas Boom investigates whether the Department of Energy’s expectation of long-term domestic oil and natural gas abundance is founded. It aims to gauge the likely future of U.S. tight oil and shale gas production based on an in-depth assessment …

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National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permitting and Pretreatment for Shale Gas Extraction Wastewaters: Frequently Asked Questions

National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permitting and Pretreatment for Shale Gas Extraction Wastewaters: Frequently Asked Questions [DRAFT] Author(s): Office of Wastewater Management US EPA Office of Water Date: 03.2014 Source / Publisher: US EPA Key findings: Numerous toxic and radioactive substances in shale gas extraction wastewaters found at high enough levels to cause concern: Almost …

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Investigation of Ground Water Contamination near Pavillion, Wyoming – Draft Report

Investigation of Ground Water Contamination near Pavillion, Wyoming – Draft Report Author(s): Dominic C. DiGiulio, Richard T. Wilkin, and Carlyle Miller of the Office of Research and Development National Risk Management Research Laboratory, Ada, Oklahoma 74820 Date: 11.2011 Source / Publisher: US EPA Some key findings: Detection of high concentrations of benzene, xylenes, gasoline range …

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