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“A permanent reactor": Fracking's radioactive health threat to Ohio will last 1,600 years without action

“A permanent reactor": Fracking's radioactive health threat to Ohio will last 1,600 years without action

Industry, with help from the state, has chosen to downplay or ignore risks to both workers in the fracking industry and locals who live near oil and gas sites, treatment plants, and sewage systems.

Under “chief’s orders” Ohio operates a radioactive industry off the record

Under “chief’s orders” Ohio operates a radioactive industry off the record

The oil and gas industry consistently claims that the levels of radioactivity in its waste and byproducts are safe – but a growing body of data proves otherwise.

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‘We must protect our water’: B.C. ranchers wage battle over radioactive fracking waste

As natural gas operations continue to encroach on farms and ranches in the province's energy-rich northeast, concerns are building over the threat radioactive waste poses to clean water.

PA regulators won't say where landfill leachate with radioactive fracking material is going

PA regulators won't say where landfill leachate with radioactive fracking material is going

The final destination for 66 percent of liquid waste from 30 municipal landfills is unknown.
1982 American Petroleum Institute Report Warned Oil Workers Faced 'Significant' Risks from Radioactivity | DeSmog UK
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1982 American Petroleum Institute Report Warned Oil Workers Faced 'Significant' Risks from Radioactivity | DeSmog UK

Back in April last year, the Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency decided it was “not necessary” to update the rules for toxic waste from oil and gas wells. Torrents of wastewater flow daily from the nation’s 1.5 million active oil and gas wells and the agency’s own research has
“Government failed you” — Pittsburgh state rep. drafts bill to stop radioactive fracking waste from entering public waters

“Government failed you” — Pittsburgh state rep. drafts bill to stop radioactive fracking waste from entering public waters

Pittsburgh’s Freshman State Representative Sara Innamorato is drafting a bill to regulate TENORM (Technically Enhanced Radioactive Material) from fracking waste in response to Public Herald’s leachate investigation.
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