What’s the Fracking Problem?

Coming soon to tap water near you: benzene, ethyl benzene, toluene, xylene, naphthalene, formaldehyde, ethylene glycol, glycol ethers, hydrochloric acid, sodium hydroxide, and hundreds of other toxic chemicals. These chemicals are found in diesel fuel, one of many toxic substances used in the extraction of natural gas from shale via hydraulic fracturing (“Hydraulic Fracturing 101”).  […]