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Fracking Leads to Methane Contamination of Water: Study
Fracking Leads to Methane Contamination of Water: Study
A new study published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences provides data helpful both to the fracking industry and those opposed to the natural gas drilling method, ProPublica reports. Scientists from Duke University studied a number of drinking wells in the area of fracking wells. While no chemicals were found from the drilling process, methane levels in many water suppli