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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?

Can fracking cause earthquakes?

How are spills prevented during fracking?

Can tap water be lit on fire because of fracking?

Are there rules for fracking in Canada?

How is water managed in the fracking process?

What is frac fluid made of?

Why do we frac?

What happens to the flowback fluid?

How much water is required to frac a well?

What is fracking?

What is being done to mitigate anomalous induced seismicity?

How is water allocated for fracking?

Does fracking cause groundwater contamination?

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There’s more than gasoline in your vehicle! From the tires, mud flaps and windshield wipers outside, to the carpets, seat covers and steering wheel inside, to the oil filter, battery case and fan belt under the hood, your car is an oil and gas machine. Plus we drive on asphalt, steer clear of safety cones and slow down for temporary speed bumps, all made with oil and natural gas.


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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