LAT: “California science panel warns that fracking poses unknown risk”

Torbjörn Sassersson är grundare av och redaktör på NewsVoice som startade 2011. Torbjörn har arbetat inom media sedan 1995. Han har en fil kand (1992) inom miljövård från Stockholms Universitet. Stöd hans arbete genom en direktdonation via Paypal.
publicerad 10 juli 2015
- Torbjörn Sassersson red.

“Hydraulic fracking in California uses a host of highly toxic chemicals that have unknown effects on drinking water supplies, wildlife and crops because state regulatory agencies don’t fully understand what oil companies are doing, a state science panel warned Thursday”, LA Times writes.

Risks and hazards associated with about two-thirds of the chemicals are not clear and the toxicity of more than half remains “uninvestigated, unmeasured and unknown. Basic information about how these chemicals would move through the environment does not exist.”

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