Drillers need to disclose more fracking data, four groups say

North American shale explorers led by Exxon Mobil Corp. and BP Plc are failing to disclose enough data on how they’re reducing risks associated with hydraulic fracturing, according to a study.

“Hydraulic fracturing operations are under intense scrutiny for potential harm to neighboring communities and the environment — from air and water pollution to increased noise, traffic and crime,” Danielle Fugere, president of As You Sow Foundation, a non-profit focused on environmental and corporate responsibility, said in a statement today.

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