Fracking Argentina

La Evolución de la Fracturicación Hidráulica en el País y el Mundo

January 6, 2016 In an analysis of more than 1,000 chemicals in fluids used in and created by hydraulic fracturing (fracking), Yale School of Public Health researchers found that many of the substances have been linked to reproductive and developmental health problems, and the majority had undetermined toxicity due to insufficient information. Further exposure and epidemiological studies are urgently needed to evaluate potential threats to human health from chemicals found […]

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By NICHOLAS BAKALAR OCTOBER 14, 2015 Researchers have found that living near hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, operations is associated with premature births. Scientists studied records of 10,496 singleton births by 9,384 mothers from 2009 to 2013 in Pennsylvania where fracking is conducted. They recorded gestational time, birth weight, five-minute Apgar score and size for gestational age. The study, in Epidemiology, controlled for many environmental, health, behavioral and socioeconomic factors. It […]

Categories: Fracking en el Mundo