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Study: High arsenic levels in groundwater near fracking sites

A recently published study by researchers at the University of Texas at Arlington found elevated levels of arsenic and other heavy metals in groundwater near natural gas fracking sites in Texas’ Barnett Shale.

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Aug 25, 2013, 7:24 pm
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Stossel on Fox tonight had a segment on “fracking”.  They showed the EPA go in and test a gentleman’s water, which came back negative for chemicals or anything else.  A spokesman for the EPA stated there is nothing the the EPA would consider dangerous in “fracking” at this time.  Please, TucsonSentinal, make sure you get both sides before you put something out there to confuse people.

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