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Dimock, Penn. Lawsuit Trial-Bound as Study Links Fracking to Water Contamination in Neighboring County

Steve Horn | Posted 05.09.2015 | Green
Steve Horn

A recent peer-reviewed study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has confirmed what many fracking critics have argued for years: hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas can contaminate groundwater.

Despite Fracking Concerns, EPA Says Town's Water Is Safe

AP | By MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 09.24.2012 | Green

Residents of a northeastern Pennsylvania town who say their well water was poisoned by a gas driller are nearing a settlement of their long-running an...

EPA: Water Safe In Dimock, PA

Reuters | Posted 07.11.2012 | Green

By Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON, May 11 (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said drinking water is safe to consume in a small P...

Mixed Water Test Results From Scientists And Feds?

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 05.16.2012 | Green

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Federal environmental regulators said Thursday that well water testing at 11 homes in a northeastern Pennsylvania village where...

Residents With Tainted Wells Receive EPA's First Water Delivery

AP | Posted 01.20.2012 | Green

DIMOCK, Pa. -- A tanker truck has made its first delivery of fresh water to four homes in a northeastern Pennsylvania village where federal regulators...

EPA To Start Sending Water To Town With Tainted Wells

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 03.20.2012 | Green

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday that it will deliver fresh water to four homes in a northeastern Pe...

EPA May Re-Test Town's Water For Fracking Contamination

Reuters | Posted 03.07.2012 | Green

* EPA looking into possible contamination of water in Dimock * Some residents have long said fracking polluted the water * Findings could he...