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  • Plastic
  • Africa
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • LANXESS AG
  • Sasol Limited

Green groups and land owners in the Karoo, a vast semi-desert wilderness stretching across the heart of South Africa, have argued that exploring for shale by fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, would cause huge environmental damage.

  • Liquefied Natural Gas
  • Plastic
  • Africa
  • Afren plc
  • Africa Oil Corp.

The growing shale gas industry relies upon a technique known as hydraulic fracturing or ' fracking' to extract natural gas from underground rock formations.

  • Liquefied Natural Gas
  • Africa
  • ExxonMobil Corporation
  • Sonatrach
  • Statoil group