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Hydraulic Fracturing. What Is Environmental Impact Of Hydraulic Fracturing? (IESE Insight)

Hydraulic fracturing, a technique used to stimulate oil and gas production from certain wells, burst onto the scene in the mid 2000’s, increasing U.S. production of oil and natural gas to unforeseen levels, while raising questions about its impacts on nearby communities and on human health.

New evidence suggests that hydraulic fracturing, aka fracking, can affect the quality of nearby surface waters and that more data is needed to better understand the full extent of the impact.

What Is Environmental Impact Of Hydraulic Fracturing? – Eurasia Review