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How are spills prevented during fracking?

What is frac fluid made of?

What happens to the flowback fluid?

How much water is required to frac a well?

Are there rules for fracking in Canada?

Can tap water be lit on fire because of fracking?

What is fracking?

Does fracking cause groundwater contamination?

How is water allocated for fracking?

What is being done to mitigate anomalous induced seismicity?

Can fracking cause earthquakes?

How is water managed in the fracking process?

How long does fracking take?

Why do we frac?

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Industry Recommended Practices

Enform, the upstream oil and gas industry’s safety association, coordinates IRP development. Many of the industry’s IRPs are developed by the Drilling and Completions Committee (DACC), in consultation with subject matter experts in specific fields. Regulations are important in the oil and gas industry because they ensure all companies adhere to the same level of strict […]

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