Public Safety and Health Committee


Team 4:Pitt Scientist Sounds Alarm on Natural Gas Drilling

Activist challenges DEC claim of few gas drilling problems

Broad Scope of EPA's Fracturing Study Raises Ire of Gas Industry

Amid radiation debate, Marcellus waste provides economic boon for Pa landfills

Cabot Oil and Gas's Marcellus Drilling to Slow after PA Environment Officials Order Wells Closed

Families with tainted water reject drillers Plan for treatment

Louisiana Well Blowout Forces Hundreds From homes

Dish, Texas study finds no connection between gas compressor station and toxin levels

Marcellus gas well blows out in PA; gas, drilling fluid shot 75 ft into air

7 workers burned in West Va. gas well blast likely to survive

Drill crews present public problems, PA doctor tells Tompkins committee

Worker killed when natural gas pipeline explodes in fireball

Drillers Need to Communicate

Westmoreland County wastewater Plant lauded

Marcellus Shale: PA Blowout report cites mistakes, training.

Air Study Finds no Harmful Levels of Benzene at Texas Gas Site

Residents tell EPA that Pa. gas drilling poisons water

Pa. lifts some sanctions against Cabot, but begins investigation of new fuel spill.

subcontractor in deadly Pa well blast had fines

Methane found in Bradford County Wells

Feds Warn Residents Near Wyoming Gas Drilling Sites not to drink their water

Do environmental extremists pose criminal threat to gas drilling

Fracking Mobilizes Uranium in Marcellus Shale

Beyond Fracking:Experts Challenge Safety of Exploratory Wells, Vertical Driling

Aqua-Pure, Layne Christensen Announce Alliance

Fire chiefs: traffic congestion is delaying emergency response times in Bradford County

Waste water Recycling No Cure-All in Gas Process

Regulation Lax as Gas Wells Tainted Water Hits Rivers

Sen. Casey wants feds to help with PA explosions

Pa to expand post-drilling water testing

Study finds gas but no trace of fracking chemicals in drinking water near drilling

NYS Dismisses radiation threat from gas drilling cuttings

DEP fines Chesapeake $1 million

Gas Drilling Companies Hold Data Needed by Researchers to Assess Risk to Water Quality

Hydrofracked? One man's mystery leads to backlash against natural gas drilling

DEP examines report of gas in Lycoming Co. Wells

One Tainted Water Well, and Concern there may be more



Drill for Natural Gas, Pollute Water



Hydrogen Sulfide and Health


Recommended Practice for Drilling and well servicing operations involving Hyrdrogen Sulfide

Ohio Methane Report

State of Wisconsin- Methane Info Sheet

Methane Fact Sheet

Bureau of Oil and Gas Regulations dSGEIS comments


Ohio methane report


EPA Eval.

Final Assessment

Cabot final

Gas Migration- PA

Lisa Sumi, Shale Gas: Focus on the Marcellus Shale, Oil and Gas Accountability Project,

Pennsylvania Council of Professional GeologistsĀ  (PCPG) Marcellus Shale Gas Position Statement

Report: Fracking chemicals in NE PA water wells

Garfield County Colorado- Draft Health Impact Assessment

PEC releases report on Marcellus Shale Development

Natural Gas Operations From a Public Health Perspective

Marcellus Shale Gas Drilling-Water Quality

Pretreatment Requirements for Hydrofracking Gas Well Facility