Caloris Blog Archive for fracking
September 19, 2018

As Fracking Increases, So Does Its Industrial Wastewater

The industrial wastewater produced via fracking is considered to be problematic Fracking is the process of extracting oil and gas from shale rock that lies deep in the ground. The extraction occurs when millions of gallons of water, chemicals and sand are pumped down into the well. The pressure creates fissures in the shale rock formation.