POSTED: Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 6:14am
Brewers contend fracking risks infringing on the country’s 500-year-old law on beer purity
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; German brewers called on Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government to block the tapping of shale gas by means of hydraulic fracturing, citing industry concerns that fracking could taint the purity of the country’s beer.
To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://fuelfix.com/blog/2013/05/28/german-beer-purity-threatened-by-fracking-say-brewers/?cmpid=hpfsln