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Over the past 150+ years, our oil and gas industry has become ever more sophisticated and streamlined. Today, many thousands of experts from industry, regulators and academics are working together to ensure Canada remains among the world’s most responsible developers of oil and gas.

How long does fracking take?

How are spills prevented during fracking?

What is frac fluid made of?

Does fracking cause groundwater contamination?

Can tap water be lit on fire because of fracking?

What is being done to mitigate anomalous induced seismicity?

How is water allocated for fracking?

Can fracking cause earthquakes?

Are there rules for fracking in Canada?

How is water managed in the fracking process?

Why do we frac?

What is fracking?

How much water is required to frac a well?

What happens to the flowback fluid?

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Even if you don’t use chemical fertilizers or pesticides in your yard, you probably still use oil and natural gas products. When you water your garden with a hose, set out your recycling bin or pop on a pair of safety goggles to trim the hedge, you’re using petroleum products.