February 7, 2013
Is Chemical-Free Fracking a Pipe-Dream?
Sarah Battaglia, Energy Collective
The energy industry is attempting to make hydraulic fracturing nontoxic. Is this really possible? Believe it or not, it may be achievable. About one half of a percent of fracking fluid contains chemicals; the rest consists of water and sand. Halliburton Inc. has formulated a new product named CleanStim that may improve this half percent and change the energy industry as we know it.
TAGGED: Innovations, Fracking Chemicals, Hydraulic Fracking, Halliburton