As drilling ravages Texas’ Eagle Ford Shale, residents 'living in a Petri dish’

By Jim Morris, Lisa Song and David Hasemyer

In partnership with InsideClimate News and The Weather Channel, Center examines oil industry exploitation of Texas’ Eagle Ford Shale.

Excerpts from this story referencing "equipment":

"… on in 2014. At the same time, the amount allocated for air monitoring equipment dropped from $1.2 million to $579,000. The Eagle Ford boom is feedin …"

"… mission events, these releases are usually caused by human error or faulty equipment. Residents of the mostly rural Eagle Ford counties are at a disadvantage …"

"… nd carbon disulfide. VOCs also mix with nitrogen oxides emitted from field equipment to create ozone, a major respiratory hazard. Studies show that, depending …"

"… wn activities. Emission events are usually caused by human error or faulty equipment. The number of emission events associated with oil and gas development do …"