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Major Oil, Gas Firm To List Fracking Chemicals

April 25, 2014

PITTSBURGH — A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secret....

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carlaw

Apr-26-14 6:57 AM

Part of that fruit is a breakdown of infrastructure,cases of groundwater contamination, Destruction of landscape, noise pollution etc. Many are prepared to pay the price, I am not.

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Catman

Apr-25-14 7:23 AM

We have had a list of chemicals used for a long time. In fact, this type of tracking process has been in us for over 10 years and now 30 states are enjoying the fruits of this development. Only in business unfriendly New York have we capitulated to the environazis under Governor Coomo.

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carlaw

Apr-25-14 4:59 AM

Transparency and enforcement has been a big problem with oil companies. This is a good start but gaining public trust will be difficult.

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