This is a well written, in depth look at a subject that usually gets overlooked in the concerns about chemical exposures but it is probably the one thing that neighbors complain about most when fracking moves into the neighborhood.
Noise is yet another painful payoff for gas-industry neighbors.
Fort Worth Weekly
By Edward Brown
The Environmental Protection Agency website provides research articles outlining the dangers of acute noise, including high blood pressure, coronary disease, migraine headaches, and low- birthweight babies.
More confirmation that fracking is bad for babies.
The Denton neighborhood that was recently fracked on both sides by EagleRidge and the City of Denton’s failure to enforce its noise ordinance is addressed in the article. The city has now weakened the noise ordinance so it’s not clear what if anything there is to enforce.