What Will a NY Fracking Health Study Actually Study?
Just what do anti-drilling groups in New York that want a “health impact study” propose to study? How exactly do they think fracking may impact the health of New Yorkers, especially since chemicals don’t leak up to the surface as they sometimes (erroneously) claim? Get this: they want to study potential links between fracking and STDs, homelessness and lack of exercise. Yeah, certifiable wackos.
From an unattributed opinion piece in the New York Daily News (which is not a pro-fracking newspaper):