Contaminated Water Supplies, Health Concerns Accumulate With Fracking Boom in Pennsylvania

http://truth-out.org/news/item/22407-contaminated-water-supplies-health-concerns-accumulate-with-fracking-boom-in-pennsylvania

An open wastewater impoundment in Washington County, Pa. (Photo: Vanessa Lamers)
Shortly after a gas company in Donegal, Pennsylvania, began storing fracking wastewater in an impoundment pit, a water well at a nearby home showed some alarmingly elevated levels of barium and strontium.

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