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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 is water managed in the fracking process?

Are there rules for fracking in Canada?

Can tap water be lit on fire because of fracking?

How is water allocated for fracking?

Why do we frac?

What is frac fluid made of?

What is fracking?

What is being done to mitigate anomalous induced seismicity?

Can fracking cause earthquakes?

How long does fracking take?

Does fracking cause groundwater contamination?

How are spills prevented during fracking?

What happens to the flowback fluid?

How much water is required to frac a well?

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