Day: April 3, 2017

Fracking pollution

Fracking pollution

Fracking pollution

04/03/17

“How does fracking cause pollution? ”

 

Now that the fracking process has been covered, it would only be logical to cover how fracking causes pollution as well.

 

When natural gas is suctioned up from the Earth, the coarse and toxic fracking fluid is taken in with it. Since this material is completely corrosive, it must be stored somewhere. Usually, this fluid will be kept in deep underground “pits” strewn throughSincearea. SInce these pits are dug into the earth, the stored waste can seep into the surrounding area and pollute groundwater that is used by humans. Not only this, but earthquake frequency also skyrockets as pushing fluids deep underground degenerates the earth’s internal structure.
If you have carefully read through this series of articles, you should now have the necessary knowledge to make informed voting and policy decisions regarding fracking