Fracking health impact study awarded $1m grant
Published: Tuesday, 19 February 2013
Geisinger Health System begins study; Minnesota frac sand mining hostility mounts
US-based health services organisation Geisinger Health System has been awarded a $1m grant from the Degenstein Foundation that will be used to fund a study into the potential health impacts of the so-called fracking technique for extracting shale oil and gas.
Geisingers study will concentrate on operations at the Pennsylvania...