November 2016 | Volume 68, Number 11


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ON THE COVER

Photo courtesy of Water Lens
Adam Garland, chief scientist at Water Lens, holds a test try that can be used with a portable system to test water quality from the oil field. It is one of several new methods offering quick, low-cost test of water used for fracturing and injection.

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