Sinking city’s lessons for fracking; subsidence explained.

Few places on earth bear the scars of oil production like Long Beach, California.

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What is fracking and why are people worried about it?

On July 28, the Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN) held a rally, Stop the Frack Attack, at the U.S. Capitol. Dozens of other organizations, including the Sierra Club, also took part. One group, Tour de Frack had been traveling 400 miles by bike from Butler, PA to Washington, D.C. Along the way, they had been collecting stories of people whose lives have been affected by fracking.

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Drinking water crisis: India-80% of Hyderabad’s sewage dumped in lakes.

HYDERABAD: The city’s most important water body, the Musi River, has turned in to a sewage line. Almost 80% of Hyderabad’s untreated sewage gets dumped into the city’s lakes so much so that the city’s drinking water (Manjeera) now demonstrates an alarmingly high presence of excreta.

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Water pollution news: Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster update – Oil from Deepwater Horizon disaster enters food chain in the Gulf of Mexico.

Water Environmental Disaster news: Oil from Deepwater Horizon Disaster Entered Food Chain in the Gulf of Mexico and BP nearing billion pound settlement with US authorities.

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Water pollution scare – 4,700 gallons of hydrochloric acid spilled at Bradford County drilling site. Hydrochloric acid in fracking process.

Drinking water pollution scare. The chemical hydrochloric acid is used in fracking but there are no fracking operations in Bradford County Pennsylvania . So why was the acid there? Hydrochloric acid is used in the fracking process by company’s like Shell. The water pollution danger for Towanda Creek has been avoided as of today

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Maryland / Pennsylvania fracking news: Fracking is neither safe nor harmless to the environment.

Fracking problems are now turning to do they cause earthquakes. Hydraulic fracturing and the Marcellus shale have been in the news for sometime now because of petroleum industry and environment clashes. Maryland and Pennsylvania both have major issues with Susquehanna River, Chesapeake Bay being contaminated with fracking chemical wastewater,. This three article posting covers a few of the states concerns.

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Water pollution news: Local water utilities win Atrazine legal battle.

. Law suit over Syngenta loses legal battle . The utilities’ were paying tens of thousands of dollars a year to remove the chemical atrazine from drinking water.

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Tetrachloroethylene water contamination: Early life exposure to chemical in drinking water may affect vision. Camp Lejeune – Cape Cod timelines.

BU School of Medicine, BUSPH has found that the drinking water in both Cape Cod and Camp Lejeune had the chemical solvent tetrachloroethylene a chemical drinking water contaminant also known as PCE in it. Camp Lejeune also had, benzene and TCE. PCE is now found to cause vision problems and cancer. This report has over 300 resource links to research regarding PCE and Camp Lejeune.

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Fracking news brief: Experts study water needs for oil shale development.

Fracking oil shale industry news, Colorado River ,White River Basin Roundtables , and Yampa River in Colorado are taxed when it comes to natural gas, coal , uranium industries,. Now oil shale production, will tax the water demands even more

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USA drinking water contamination warning: Iowa, Perry issued a drinking water warning Friday – Nitrate levels high.

Perry Officials said water samples showed elevated levels of nitrite in the water.Drinking water contamination: Nitrite in drinking water is a serious health concern for infants less than six months old

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Water filtration news brief: What’s in your water?

Aquasana water filtration system removes water contaminants from your water supply such as voc’s ,chlorination, chlorinated solvents and other contaminants thus alleviating the drinking water contamination

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