Fracking with “Forever Chemicals” in Texas
Oil and gas companies used PFAS in Texas wells, but the extent of its use is obscured by six billion pounds of “trade secret” chemicals.
PSR Testimony on Supplemental Methane Rule
Official testimony from PSR’s Barbara Gottlieb on the U.S. EPA’s Supplemental Rule to Reduce Climate-Harming Pollution from Oil and Natural Gas Operations.
Webinar: Fracking with “Forever Chemicals” in Ohio
Are Ohio lands being contaminated with PFAS chemicals used in fracking? Learn what PSR has uncovered and how Ohio can take action to ban this toxic “forever” chemical from fracking.
Fracking with “Forever Chemicals” in Ohio
Previously unpublicized information unearthed by PSR shows that a class of extremely toxic and persistent chemicals known as PFAS has been used in Ohio’s oil and gas wells since at least 2013.
Webinar: Hydrogen Pipe Dreams
Gas companies are proposing to blend hydrogen with “natural” or “fracked” gas to burn in our furnaces and stoves. Watch our webinar to learn why this is a truly bad idea.
Essential Elements to Improve Disclosure of Chemicals Used in Oil and Gas Operations
The use of chemicals is an important and potentially dangerous part of oil and gas production.
Chemical Makers’ Exemptions from Fracking Chemical Disclosure Rules
In the sixteen leading oil- and gas-producing states, manufacturers of chemicals used in fracking are largely exempt from requirements that they disclose to the public the chemicals that make up their products.
Hydrogen Pipe Dreams: Why Burning Hydrogen in Buildings Is Bad for Climate and Health
Blending hydrogen with methane (“natural”) gas in our gas stoves and furnaces is dangerous and would accelerate climate change.
Letter to the EPA on Methane Blending
Letter to the EPA opposing a proposal to use methane-blended hydrogen and carbon capture to mitigate power plant emissions.