Those chemicals are already disclosed. EPA and state government Dept. of Environmental Conservation agencies require energy companies to file Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) for every chemical used on the drill site.
Oct 16, 2015
Reply to this opinion
User voted Yes, and fracking should be regulated more strictly.
Feb 5, 2016
Too bad they won't disclose that same data to the EPA. And that court cases have had to be won to make it so their chemicals aren't trade secrets. State and federal rules are inconsistent and companies flout them constantly even when they are actually even enforceable.
Challenge someone to answer this opinion:
Invite an OpiWiki user:
Invite your friend via email:
click for template
Share this opinion via OpiWiki smartlink:
Click the @ to see full topic's discussion.
For new main reply notification