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Thousands of pounds of “forever chemicals” have been injected into Texas oil and gas wells, study finds

A new report from a public health watchdog found that more than 40,000 pounds of PFAS has been injected into more than 1,000 wells across Texas — and warned that the chemicals could pose a risk to public health

Dozens of stacked oil drilling rigs sit in a yard just north of Interstate 20 between Midland and Odessa, Texas.

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