Fracking – the next health and environmental disaster

Hi Tap ,
I went along to see Ian Cranes talk in Falkirk last night – on Fracking.
A lot of good info which I have yet to digest – but The map attached clearly shows the areas in brown where licenses have already been granted to Frack – and Green where  it is under consideration. There are huge problems  with Fracking :
1.       Once the underground rock has been Fracked – it’s impossible to tell where the natural gas trapped inside the rock will  be released . See the video from Oz where the local water supply contains enough Methane to light a flare – Consider an environment constantly streaming with Methane instead of normal Air – not hard to believe that Health problems will develop – seems like beyond direct immediate poisoning where leaks are at high level , the low level contamination of the air supply leads to increased early onset of Alzheimer’s.
2.       The Frack fluid is highly toxic – and difficult to recover . Potentially this can contaminate underground water supplies – though even the stuff which is recovered must be processed somehow – and the Fracking companies have no idea how this will be accomplished in the UK. Doesn’t stop them applying for licenses obviously. Can you believe that there is a  ‘ Halliburton Loophole ‘ in the US which means that Fracking companies do not have to report Frack Fluid Leaks – so 20 years of Fracking experience in the US will not provide us with the data which we would need to consider how safe the operations are.
Perhaps others will be shocked to know how far on this work is , and how quickly we could find ourselves in a position whereby Fracking has started in our localities , and the air quality will have changed irreversibly. The Fracking in the area shown in the video only started 3.5 years ago. It’s shocking to realise how quickly this could be upon us. If the Health issues don’t frighten you – consider the house price collapse in these affected areas ! This is happening NOW.
I’m taking this to my MP – for whatever good that will do.
Sean
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6 Responses to “Fracking – the next health and environmental disaster”

  1. NPP says:

    Good one. I’m temped to suggest more of us should engage and write to MPs… numbers makes a difference.

    Cheers Sean

  2. Anonymous says:

    Tap Tap,

    Jim Fetzer:- 22nd June False Flag Warning – LONDON

    http://www.veteranstoday.com/2013/06/16/beware-911-and-now-622-terrorist-foretold-in-the-simpsons/

    Watch the 20 second video below and freeze frame it every second:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=apJ-G0wC-zI

    http://www.worldblogofblogs.blogspot.com

  3. A10Sean says:

    NPP – Thanks for the support .

    Here’s the link to letter Keith Taylor (Green Party MEP for Southeast England) sent to the Environment Agency.

    This letter was instrumental in forcing the EA to do what it should have been doing all along!!

    http://www.keithtaylormep.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/Letter-to-EA_Cuadrilla-drilling-license_07062013.pdf

  4. A10Sean says:

    Tap – Perhaps you should consider a ban on anonymous comments !

  5. NPP says:

    Sean, the fire from water footage is always astounding… however, when ever The Green Party are involved I become suspicious; seems to be such an infiltrated organisation, but then aren’t they all I suppose and there is always room for ‘good guys’ within infiltrated parties. Rabbit holes.
    Ian Crane is an interesting chap and I look forward to one day hearing him in person. Bottom line, fracking looks so primitive and old hat and… bit like cars!
    I’ve FaceBooked this link so the CIA et al are also informed! Cheers.
    PS in Gmail spellcheck fracking comes up as freaking, which made me smile.

  6. NPP says:

    Further on freaking fracking…
    Fracking fuels water fights in nation’s dry spots:
    http://news.yahoo.com/fracking-fuels-water-fights-nations-133753148.html
    Checked Green Party Keith’s PDF, good for him.

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