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Dangers of Fracking Farmland: Our Food Supply’s at Risk
Extracting natural gas via hydraulic fracturing is a controversial process that leaves behind hundreds of toxic chemicals in the fracking wastewater. One of the many dangers of fracking is that the practice can contaminate food supplies.

By Shelly Stonebrook


Illustration courtesy The Nation

Dangers of Fracking Farmland: Our Food Supply’s at Risk

Extracting natural gas via hydraulic fracturing is a controversial process that leaves behind hundreds of toxic chemicals in the fracking wastewater. One of the many dangers of fracking is that the practice can contaminate food supplies.

By Shelly Stonebrook

Illustration courtesy The Nation
  • 12 February 2014
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