White Paper

Pennsylvania's Shale Gas Boom: How Policy Decisions Failed
to Protect Public Health and What We Can Do to Correct It

On July 21, 2022, the Environmental Health Project and HealthFirstPA hosted a webinar summarizing the findings of EHP's latest white paper, Pennsylvania's Shale Gas Boom: How Policy Decisions Failed to Protect Public Health and What We Can Do to Correct It. A recording of the webinar is available here.

On June 2, 2022, Alison L. Steele, Executive Director, and Makenzie White, Public Health Manager, provided testimony on the findings of the white paper at a hearing hosted by Pennsylvania State Senators Katie Muth and Jim Brewster. Watch a recording of the hearing and read transcripts of submitted testimony by clicking "Past Policy Hearings" on the Senate Democratic Policy Committee site and scrolling down to the June 2 hearing.

On April 13, 2022, the Environmental Health Project introduced the white paper at the Pennsylvania State Capitol in Harrisburg, PA. View the resources above to learn more or watch the recording of the event here.