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peer-reviewed articles on marcellus shale


Elevated  Atmospheric Levels of Benzene and Benzene-Related Compounds from Unconventional Shale Extraction and Processing: Human Health Concern for Residential Communities

Field Survey of Health Perception and Complaints of Pennsylvania Residents in the Marcellus Shale Region

Unconventional Oil and Gas Extraction and Animal Health

Proximity to Natural Gas Wells and Reported Health Status: Results of a Household Survey in Washington County, Pennsylvania

Birth Outcomes and Maternal Residential Proximity to Natural Gas Development in Rural Colorado

Air Concentrations of Volatile Compounds Near Oil and Gas Production: a Community-Based Exploratory Study

Childhood Cancer Incidence in Pennsylvania Counties in Relation to Living in Counties With Hydraulic Fracturing Sites

Increased Stray Gas Abundance in a Subset of Drinking Water Wells Near Marcellus Shale Gas Extraction

Summary of Colorado Public Health Studies 2005-2012 (compiled by Kent Kuster, Oil and Gas Liaison, CDPHE)

Methane Contamination of Drinking Water Accompanying Gas-Well Drilling and Hydraulic Fracturing

Unconventional Gas and Oil Drilling Is Associated with Increased Hospital Utilization Rates

Perinatal Outcomes and Unconventional Natural Gas Operations in Southwest Pennsylvania

Endocrine-Disrupting Activity of Hydraulic Fracturing Chemicals and Adverse Health Outcomes After Prenatal Exposure in Male Mice

Human Health Risk Assessment of Air Emissions From Development of Unconventional Natural Gas Resources

Assessment of the Acute and Chronic Health Hazards of Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids

Field Survey of Health Perception and Complaints of Pennsylvania Residents in the Marcellus Shale Region

Hazard Ranking Methodology for Assessing Health Impacts of Unconventional Natural Gas Development and Production: The Maryland Case Study

Hydraulic Fracturing for Natural Gas: Impact on Health and Environment

Associations between Unconventional Natural Gas Development and Nasal and Sinus, Migraine Headache, and Fatigue Symptoms in Pennsylvania