Mercury news release – EPA continues cleanup of mercury contamination in Ciales – Puerto Rico – agency warns against handling toxic metal
The U.S. Environmental Protection has removed mercury that contaminated several homes and schools in the Parcelas La Cordillera community of Ciales, Puerto Rico and completed the cleanup of the affected homes and schools.
Fracking – Injection wells – The hidden risks of pumping waste underground – Polluted water fuels a battle for answers.
DeBerry lies in the heart of the Haynesville Shale natural gas development. When Hudson moved in, the area was littered with injection wells used to deposit waste from oil and gas drilling deep beneath the earth
Water contamination news: Within 100 years: Our underground drinking water could be filled with toxic waste [Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica, Businessinsider.com]
U.S. industries have injected more than 30 trillion gallons of toxic liquid deep into the earth. Our drinking water could be filled with toxic waste