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| Last Updated:: 01/04/2016

Toxic Ingredients Used In The Fossil Fuel Industries

The major fossil fuels (oil, coal, gas) each use hundreds, if not thousands, of chemicals — often not disclosed — many of which are highly dangerous to human health.

We represents some of the more commonly cited toxic ingredients used willingly by the oil, coal, and gas industries.

 

Benzene

 

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) and Nitrogen Oxides(NOx)

 

Petroleum Coke (Pet Coke)

 

Formaldehyde

 

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAH)

 

Mercury

 

Silica (Silicon Dust/Fracking Sand)

 

Radon

 

Hydrofluoric Acid (HF) /Hydrogen Fluoride

 

 

 

Source: Planetsave