Peer reviewed health studies have shown greater health risks for those living within one-mile of a gas well site. Look how close this house is to a well pad!
Wastewater impoundments have been an ongoing problem in western Pennsylvania, in fact, I thought they had been banned, until recently seeing this one between Deemston and Fredericktown, Pennsylvania:
Let’s take a trip down (bad) memory lane with this video:
If the oil and gas industry friendly Republicans in Harrisburg had succeeded in full enactment of ACT 13 in 2012, these huge pits could be installed within 300-feet of your home, even if you lived in a highly protective R-1 residential zone!
These sorts of toxic wastewater pits should be BANNED in Pennsylvania! Bob