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DEP Cites 243 Cases Of Well Water Contaminated By Drilling Wastewater

The state is out with new information about how many private drinking water wells have been contaminated due to drilling activities.

08/29/2014

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DEP Orders Drilling Company To Clean Up Water Supply In Stahlstown

The Department of Environmental Protection has put a drilling company on notice after drinking water was contaminated by gas drilling wastewater in Westmoreland County.

08/27/2014

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Families Without Water Question If Rex Energy Is To Blame

A year ago the Rex Energy Corporation started its “fracking” operations. About a mile from the site, 11 families living in the Woodlands neighborhood said they began having serious water issues.

03/01/2012

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KDKA’s Andy Sheehan Gets Inside Look At Fracking Process

It’s a word few us knew about three years ago, but one that now provokes raw emotion. Fracking is the use of water and chemicals to extract natural gas from shale formations under the ground.

02/14/2012

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