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Holly Bellmund: Proppants and Hydraulic Fracturing

July 2, 2015

In today's edition of The Heartland Daily Podcast, Research Fellow Isaac Orr speaks with Holly Bellmund.

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In today's edition of The Heartland Daily Podcast, Research Fellow Isaac Orr speaks with Holly Bellmund. Bellmund is president of Proppant Today LLC,  a media, research and consulting company providing best-in-industry thought leadership into proppants and its effect within the unconventional oil and gas industries. Bellmund joins Orr dive into the workings of proppants and their uses in fracking.

Proppant is used in the fracking field to keep the fractures open, this includes frac sand.  Bellmund gives a closer look at this market and explains what it means to the energy market.

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Isaac Orr is a research fellow for energy and environment policy at The Heartland Institute. Orr is a speaker, researcher, and writer specializing in hydraulic fracturing, frac sand mining, agricultural, and environmental policy issues.
iorr@heartland.org