Guestspeaker – Jim Emberger – NB Anti-Shale Gas Alliance

Jim Emberger

Shown here with Robert Vautour Rotarian:

Jim provided the Anti-Shale Gas Alliance perspective of Fracking in New Brunswick


  • Recycling of Water and chemicals (chemicals not known at outset, maybe proprietary)
  • Potential for surface and truck spills
  • Potential for casing leaks,  leaks through natural fractures
  • Potential for ground water contamination
  • Potential air pollution (may not be aware of chemicals to monitor or how to monitor)

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