The Real Cost of Fracking: How America's Shale Gas Boom Is Threatening Our Families, Pets, and Food
Publisher: Independent Science News
Date Written: 24/11/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX17074
Many fracking chemicals are known carcinogens, endocrine disruptors or other classes of toxins. Studies carried out during the ongoing fracking boom, uncovered serious adverse effects including respiratory, reproductive, and growth-related problems in animals and a spectrum of symptoms in humans that they termed shale gas syndrome.