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

Issues:

  • 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)

More information: https://www.google.ca/search?q=the+New+Brunswick+Anti-Shale+Gas+Alliance&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&gws_rd=cr&ei=51vbVIDkH8vAggSmiIEg