Protect Illinois from Fracking shared a post.
March 28, 2019
“The Westmoreland project presented the state with a long list of possible pollution sources, including countywide shale gas drilling and fracking operations and a Penn Township landfill that has accepted thousands of tons of radioactive drill cuttings from gas well sites. The project’s report also makes a case for how pollution exposure could lead to Ewing sarcoma.”
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The investigation is focused on 18 cases of the rare Ewing sarcoma, a childhood bone cancer, in Washington and Westmoreland counties.