Stress, anxiety and illness in local communities

As part of a health impact assessment in Lancashire related to two exploratory fracking applications, the Director of Public Health noted that the main risks of the proposed projects were “a lack of public trust and confidence, stress and anxiety from uncertainty that could lead to poor mental well-being, noise related health effects due to continuous drilling and issues related to capacity for flow-back wastewater treatment and disposal. Click on the image for more information…

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Dirty Water

The chemicals used in the process present a danger not just now but for future generations. The incredible amount of water needed to shatter the earth and recover the gas means that spills and leaks are certain to happen. Click the picture to read more.

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