WHAT'S NEW

Want to learn more about compressor stations in New York State and their health impacts? Find out more by visiting our EHP-NY website and download our pamphlet on Important Information for Health Care Providers.

Check out our newest handout: Risks to Children at Day Care Centers & Schools Near Shale Gas Development.

EHP reviewed an important ATSDR study of a PIG launch operation in Washington County, PA. PIG operations occur frequently along shale gas pipelines, but are rarely written about. Our report provides insights into their emissions and a method for reducing them.

Interested in learning more about biomonitoring and volatile organic compounds (VOCs)? For more information, check out our factsheet on biomonitoring.

ABOUT EHP

The Environmental Health Project (EHP) is a nonprofit public health organization that assists and supports residents of Southwestern Pennsylvania and beyond who believe their health has been, or could be, impacted by unconventional oil and gas development (UOGD, commonly known as “fracking”). Our team of medical professionals, community service professionals, and public health scientists is here to help!

Click on one of the icons below to learn about how UOGD (“fracking”) can affect your health and environment, and find out what you can do to protect yourself.