Kai Olson-Sawyer

Disturbing: Dangerous Amounts of Radiation Detected in Stream Containing Fracking Wastewater

Last week new concerns came to light regarding the treatment and disposal of fracking wastewater. First a report by Environment America shows that as fracking expands across the US, the sheer amount of wastewater produced in 17 shale states – to the tune of 280 billion gallons in 2012 – is problematic.

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