09 Jan '12, 6pm

Fraccidents that shouldn't be happening:

Fraccidents that shouldn't be happening:

« Louisville Water Co. Slashes Chrome-6 Pollution | Main Fraccidents January 9, 2012 Guest Post by Robyn O'Brien and Angie Nordstrum We've all seen (or at least heard of) the movie "Erin Brockovich" in which a bold and fiercely determined mom takes on a chemical company for exposing a small town and the families and children that live there to toxic chemicals that have been linked to cancer. It's Academy Award winning material. And it's happening again. In a small town in Colorado, 600 yards from three elementary schools and a childcare center, the natural gas industry is about to drill wells and expose hundreds of school children to chemicals that have never been proven safe, for which there is no accountability when it comes to their safe disposal and for which there is no clarity on who would assume liability (and future medical bills) for the health of these children s...

Full article: http://www.enviroblog.org/2012/01/fraccidents.html

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