by Alejandro Davila Fragoso May 11, 2016
The fracking waste site got a new state permit to dispose of brine in underground injection wells late last year.
by Alejandro Davila Fragoso May 5, 2016
“Waste from the oil and gas industry is very often toxic and should be treated that way."
by Alejandro Davila Fragoso Apr 15, 2016
Fayette County is trying to be the first in West Virginia to keep fracking waste from its borders, but companies are pushing back.
by Alejandro Davila Fragoso Mar 10, 2016
“We are seeing a lot of these secret settlements ... which allows the oil and gas industry to say, well see, we’ve never actually been found guilty.
by Emily Atkin Jan 7, 2015
Some are trying to figure out if nearby fracking operations are to blame.
by Katie Valentine Oct 24, 2014
A new report looks at the fracking industry's use of benzene, a carcinogenic chemical, and the loophole that allows companies to frack with it.
by Jeff Spross Oct 23, 2014
This comes after Cuomo took heat for his administration's involvement in editing and delaying a study on fracking that had been commissioned in 2011.
by Emily Atkin Oct 21, 2014
"This is one of the first times we've been able to demonstrate that, here, you have a spill in the environment, and yes, this is from fracking fluid and not from other source of contamination," Vengosh said.
by Katie Valentine Oct 2, 2014
Baker Hughes is one of the world's largest oilfield services company and is the latest to agree to complete disclosure of fracking chemicals.
by Emily Atkin Sep 25, 2014
Some of the most contentious issues surrounding fracking have been about wastewater. Drinking water contamination has always been one of them.