We believe that the development of an unconventional oil and gas industry across much of the UK would have many negative and far-reaching consequences for public health, the wider environment, local communities, the rural economy and climate change and is not in the best interest of the UK. Frack Free United have curated numerous reports to support our concerns.
Fracking spills - Thousands of spills at US oil and gas fracking sites
Economic Briefing paper - The Potential Impact of Shale Gas Extraction (SGE) in Yorkshire
House of Commons - Environmental Audit Committee - Environmental risks of fracking
The Ethical and Moral considerations of Fracking - A briefing paper by the Right Reverand Graham Cray.
Climate change - Fracking and methane emissions
House prices - Fear of fracking:
Traffic and pollution - Fracking could lead to a rise in air pollution
Air pollution - How the fracking boom has affected the US air quality