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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.

What is fracking?

Why do we frac?

How is water allocated for fracking?

How much water is required to frac a well?

Can tap water be lit on fire because of fracking?

How long does fracking take?

What is being done to mitigate anomalous induced seismicity?

Does fracking cause groundwater contamination?

Can fracking cause earthquakes?

Are there rules for fracking in Canada?

What is frac fluid made of?

How is water managed in the fracking process?

What happens to the flowback fluid?

How are spills prevented during fracking?

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