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Radioactive Wastes From Oil and Gas Drilling – oil and gas drilling
Three fifths of the energy consumed by United States comes from the oil and gas industry. That is a big number. Energy is required majorly for lighting, cooking, or transportation.
Most industries require considerable amount of energy to function and a large part of that comes from fossil fuels. These fuels are made by fossils of plants and animals over thousands of years. Fossil fuels are non-renewable sources of energy and their extraction generates a significant amount of radioactive wastes.
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