Report or Study:  New Analysis Fracking Science Finds Grave Health, EJ and Climate Harms

Date:  2020

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A new report from leading scientists, doctors and environmental experts examining nearly 2,000 academic studies, government reports, and investigative reporting finds that drilling, fracking, and the entire fracked oil and gas cycle impose grave harms to human health and well-being and that those problems cannot be mitigated.

Topics:  Air Quality, Alzheimer’s, Asthma, Autism, birth outcomes, Cancer, Cardiopulmonary Disease, Children, Dementia, Environmental Justice, Fine Particulate Matter, Fracking / Gas Development, Leukemia, Lung, Lymphoma, Methane, Natural Gas, Neurological, Obesity/Diabetes, Petrochemicals, Plastic, Pollution Sources, Public Health, radioactivity, Respiratory, Seismicity

Regions:  National, Pennsylvania, Southwestern Pennsylvania

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Report or Study Link:   https://www.psr.org/blog/new-analysis-of-fracking-science-nearly-2000-studies-finds-grave-health-environmental-justice-and-climate-impacts/

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Article Link/URL:   https://www.psr.org/blog/new-analysis-of-fracking-science-nearly-2000-studies-finds-grave-health-environmental-justice-and-climate-impacts/