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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 are spills prevented during fracking?

What happens to the flowback fluid?

What is fracking?

Can fracking cause earthquakes?

Can tap water be lit on fire because of fracking?

How long does fracking take?

How is water allocated for fracking?

What is being done to mitigate anomalous induced seismicity?

What is frac fluid made of?

Are there rules for fracking in Canada?

Why do we frac?

How is water managed in the fracking process?

Does fracking cause groundwater contamination?

How much water is required to frac a well?

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Bathroom

Can you imagine smearing oil and natural gas on your face? Or in your hair? How about on your lips or under your arms? Or into your eyes? Well, you do – every time you use moisturizer, shampoo, lip balm, deodorant or contact lenses!

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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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