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Fracking yields high wintertime ozone pollution

Fracking yields high wintertime ozone pollution

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New study published in nature – ozone precursor in Utah oil and gas fields measured by PTR-MS Chemicals released into the air by oil and gas exploration, extraction and related activities (i.e. horizontal drilling combined with hydraulic fracturing “fracking”) can spark reactions that lead to high levels of ozone in wintertime, high enough to exceed the US […]