Report: 4 States Confirm Pollution from Oil Drilling

The Liberty Beat

By: Derrick Broze

According to an Associated Press review of oil or gas drilling related complaints, pollution has been confirmed in four states. AP requested information from Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia and Texas and found a lack of clarity in some of the state reports. In Pennsylvania alone more than 100 cases of pollution were confirmed over the past five years. The most common type of pollution involves methane gas.

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2014/01/05/some-states-confirm-water-pollution-from-drilling/4328859/

Originally published January 7th

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