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Health study outlined in fracking moratorium; Proposed senate legislation also highlights health


In a related development, everyone involved in the process, from Cuomo to Libous, is repeating the mantra that has been offered throughout the five-year SGEIS process, that science, not politics should dictate the outcome. Now, an entire issue of New Solutions: A Journal of Environmental and Occupational Health Policy is devoted to peer-reviewed articles on various aspects of fracking.

The issue contains 13 articles that cover various topics including the impacts on health, the impact on the dairy industry in Pennsylvania, and financial impacts, with an article from by Jannette Barth, Ph.D, an economist with a home in Delaware County, NY.