30 Dec '13, 1pm

Eagle Ford Shale: Breathe at Your Own Risk

Eagle Ford Shale: Breathe at Your Own Risk

Very well done and informative. This post explains environmental protection in the go-go natural resources exploitation era. When buying a house, we all know or should know that a realtor actually works for the seller. In protecting the environment and human health, we all should know that the environmental protection business really works for the resource exploiter. Here's the enviro-apparatus circa 2013: State/federal agent or agency: we hope it's task to protect the residents and citizens. The operative word is hope. In the age of ALEC that is all we have. Legal: the attorneys working for resource exploiters can bill a lot more per hour than attorneys working for the state, feds or interests groups. The burden of proof also lies on those being impacted. There's a lot of steps to get tripped up on to prove something. And the data is controlled. White shoe attorneys of NY...

Full article: http://www.desmogblog.com/2013/12/30/eagle-ford-shale-bre...

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