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Main Title Environmental and health issues in unconventional oil and gas development /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Kaden, Debra Ann,
Rose, Tracie,
Publisher Elsevier,
Year Published 2016
OCLC Number 921863840
ISBN 9780128041116; 0128041110
Subjects Environmental Pollution.-- ; Hydraulic Fracking.-- ; Oil and Gas Industry.-- ; Environmental Pollutants.-- ; Occupational Exposure.-- ; Hydraulic fracturing--Environmental aspects. ; Hydraulic fracturing--Health aspects. ; Fracturation hydraulique--Aspect environnemental. ; Fracturation hydraulique--Aspect sanitaire.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  TD195.G3E574 2016 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 04/27/2016
Collation xxvii, 258 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
The unconventional oil and gas process, and an introduction to exposure pathways / Uni Blake -- Hydraulic fracturing for shale gas: economic rewards and risks / Alan J. Krupnick -- Methane emissions from the natural gas supply chain / David Richard Lyon -- A review of drinking water contamination associated with hydraulic fracturing / Elyse Rester, Scott D. Warner -- Water use and wastewater management: interrelated issues with unique problems and solutions / Daniel J. Price, Carl Adams, Jr -- A primer on litigation that involves alleged water well contamination from hydraulic fracturing / Craig P. Wilson, Anthony R. Holtzman -- Occupational health and safety aspects of oil and gas extraction / Eric J. Esswein, Kyla Retzer, Bradley King, Margaret Cook-Shimanek -- Public health, risk perception, and risk communication: unconventional shale gas in the United States and the European Union / Bernard D. Goldstein, Ortwin Renn, Aleksander S. Jovanovic -- Transportation of shale gas and oil resources / Alicia Jaeger Smith, Matthew M. Murphy -- An evaluation of the hydraulic fracturing literature for the determination of cause-effect relationships and the analysis of environmental risk and sustainability / MariAnna K. Lane, Wayne G. Landis -- Induced seismicity / Robert Westaway -- State and federal oil and gas regulations / Karen J. Anspaugh -- An international perspective of challenges and constraints in shale gas extraction / Katharine Blythe, Robert Jeffries, Mark Travers. "Environmental and Health Issues in Unconventional Oil and Gas Development offers a series of authoritative perspectives from varied viewpoints on key issues relevant in the use of directional drilling and hydraulic fracturing, providing a timely presentation of requisite information on the implications of these technologies for those connected to unconventional oil and shale gas development. Utilizing expertise from a range of contributors in academia, non-governmental organizations, and the oil and gas industry, Environmental and Health Issues in Unconventional Oil and Gas Development is an essential resource for academics and professionals in the oil and gas, environmental, and health and safety industries as well as for policy makers."--