See links below that pertain to the fracking industry, petrochemicals, and related infrastructure/issues:
Here is a detailed overview of the petrochemical build-out of the Ohio River Valley, including extraction of natural gas liquids, to transport, to plastics manufacturing- complete with detailed maps outlining the scope of the proposed projects:
Rig in Greene County, PA. Photo by Fractracker's Ted Auch.
The Shell Ethane Cracker, under construction in Beaver County, is expected to produce 1.6 million tons of plastic per year. Photo by Ted Auch, aerial assistance provided by LightHawk.
ProPublica documentary chronicles the legal battles of a family in WV who found themselves powerless under a large oil and gas company:
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette documented the stories of multiple students in southwestern Pennsylvania who developed rare cases of cancer in the heart of frack-land
The Human Toll Part I
The Human Toll Part II