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Contents In Fracking Fluids Raises Red Flags Study

Contents In 'Fracking' Fluids Raises Red Flags: Study

American Chemical Society As the oil and gas drilling technique called hydraulic fracturing (or "fracking") proliferates, a new study on the contents of the fluids involved in the process raises concerns about several ingredients. The...

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2014-08-13 23:02:27

The fracking fluid market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.6% over the next five years to reach $20 Billion by 2018. Competitive scenarios of top players in the 2-Ethylhexanol have been discussed in detail. (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 According to the New report, "Fracking Chemicals Market by Fluid & Well Type, and Chemicals - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018," defines and segments the fracking fluid and chemicals market with an analysis and forecast of the volumes and...

2014-08-05 08:26:19

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:US Shale Gas & Tight Oil: Products & Services Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/us_shale_gas_tight_oil_products_services_market.htmlUS demand to surpass $90 billion in 2017Demand for products and services used in the development of shale gas and tight oil reservoirs is forecast to surpass $90 billion in 2017. The rapid growth in production from these...

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2014-08-04 05:02:27

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The amount of natural gas produced from shale rock has increased by over 700 percent in the past seven years, leading the authors of a new Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment paper to call for the practice to become a “top research priority” so that they can better understand its environmental impact. In the study, eight conservation biologists representing a variety of organizations and institutions cite new reasons why...

2014-07-31 04:22:06

Conference Call Scheduled for Today, 10:30 a.m. Central Time HOUSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CARBO Ceramics Inc. (NYSE: CRR) today reported net income of $23.0 million, or $1.00 per share, on revenues of $176.6 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120503/MM00528LOGO President and CEO Gary Kolstad commented, "The CARBO production enhancement business, based upon our Design, Build, and Optimize the Frac(TM) technologies, strengthened in...

2014-07-03 08:21:25

MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., July 3 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A paper to be presented at the upcoming at the 2014 Wyoming CO2 Conference will describe how Linde's energized solutions can help hydraulic fracturing operators increase their productivity and decrease water use. The Conference will be held July 9-10 at the Casper Events Center in Casper, Wyoming. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/NY23246LOGO-b The paper, "Energized Solutions - Fracturing Fluid...

2014-06-15 08:20:30

HONG KONG, June 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anton Oilfield Services Group ("Antonoil" or the "Group", HKEx stock code: 3337), the leading independent oilfield services provider in China, is pleased to announce that as at June 13, the Group's production line for ceramic proppants, a critical fracturing material, has been operating smoothly for two months, a testament of the stability and reliability of this production line's operation and the quality of its product. Antonoil started to...

2014-06-06 00:20:26

CAMARILLO, CA, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BNK Petroleum Inc. (the "Company" or "BNK") (TSX: BKX) announces that the seven director nominees listed in the Company's management information circular dated April 29, 2014 were re-elected at the annual general meeting of shareholders of the Company held earlier today. Detailed results are set out below: Director Nominee Votes For % For Votes %Withheld...

2014-06-05 23:05:44

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Fracking Chemicals and Fluid Market by Fluid & Well Type, and Chemicals (Acid, Surfactant, Biocide, Gelling Agent, Cross Linker, Breaker, Scale & Corrosion Inhibitor, Clay & Iron Control, Friction Reducer) – Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018” to its store. Order a purchase copy of this report @ http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/contacts/purchase?rname=143263 . Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 The report "Fracking Chemicals and Fluid...

2014-04-24 04:20:39

Conference Call Scheduled for Today, 10:30 a.m. Central Time HOUSTON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CARBO Ceramics Inc. (NYSE: CRR) today reported net income of $18.4 million, or $0.80 per share, on revenues of $148.6 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. (Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120503/MM00528LOGO) President and CEO Gary Kolstad commented, "Sales volumes for the first quarter were impacted by weather disruptions in the northern regions in North America, including...

2014-04-23 16:23:07

WISE COUNTY, Texas, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Dallas jury awarded a local family $3 million for the illnesses they suffered from exposure to contaminated ground water, solid toxic waste and airborne chemicals generated by natural gas fracking operations surrounding their 40-acre ranch. The verdict against Aruba Petroleum is seen as a landmark decision for opponents of fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, the process of drilling and injecting high-pressure fluid into the ground...


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