FRACCIDENTS: Contrary to the oil & gas industry's claim that fracking is harmless and safe, there have been numerous documented "fraccidents" linked to poisoned drinking water, polluted air, mysterious animal deaths, and explosions. http://earthjustice.org/features/campaigns/fracking-across-the-united-states
(Phys.org) —Fracking for oil and gas is a dirty business. The process uses millions of gallons of water laced with chemicals and sand. Most of the contaminated water is trucked to treatment plants to be cleaned, which is costly and potentially environmentally hazardous.
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