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Hydraulic Fracturing 101

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What is Hydraulic Fracturing? A look at the process of hydraulic fracturing and how it is used in an oil or natural gas well.

Why is Hydraulic Fracturing Used? Explains why oil and natural gas producers use the process of hydraulic fracturing and how it has revolutionized American energy.

What is in Hydraulic Fracturing Fluid? Many of the chemical additives used in hydraulic fracturing are found around your house. This list shows how they are used by the hydraulic fracturing process.

Hydraulic Fracturing Regulations in Oklahoma. Oklahoma leads the way in regulating and monitoring the practice of hydraulic fracturing. Here, read many of the laws and regulations overseeing the industry's practice.