Tag : Oil Spill

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A Different Kind of Oil Spill

The Gulf oil spill is not your average environmental worry. What makes this catastrophe unique is that it occurred at 5,000 feet under the water.

No Comments / 23rd October 2015

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What are DESMI-AFTI Oil Herders?

DESMI-AFTI oil herders are liquid agents designed to contract, thicken, and control the spread of petroleum spills on water surfaces.

No Comments / 21st August 2015

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Wind-Driven Surface Currents – The Death Knell for Conventional Oil Booms

Wind-Driven Surface Currents – The Death Knell for Conventional Oil Booms

Comments Off on Wind-Driven Surface Currents – The Death Knell for Conventional Oil Booms / 30th July 2015

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The BP Oil Spill

As we all know, the BP oil spill in 2010 was good for absolutely nobody. This slick substance now sits on the surface of the scene of the crime.

2 Comments / 21st February 2015

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The Galapagos Oil Spill

The Galapagos Oil Spill covered 186 square miles of sea. It has caused a significant problem in the ecosystem of the nearby islands that it spilled on.

2 Comments / 20th February 2015

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Interspill Conference and Exhibition 2015

Interspill 2015 will focus on potential issues to be raised from any future oil spills, with a platform for industry, academia and government to meet.

No Comments / 22nd January 2015

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BP Appeal Regarding The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Rejected By The Supreme Court

The Supreme Court rejected BP’s attempt at appealing its own settlement with businesses and individuals that lost money due to the massive 2010 oil spill.

No Comments / 14th December 2014

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Oiled Wildlife Response: Towards a Professional and Effective Approach

Oil tanker, carrying 200,000 tons of crude oil collided with a Maltese freightship, causing oiled wildlife crisis.

3 Comments / 4th December 2014

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International Oil Spill Response in a Changing World

Despite being a naturally occurring substance, oil spills can pose significant threats to environmental and socioeconomic resources.

1 Comment / 3rd December 2014

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Grand Plan for the Gulf of Mexico’s Revival

A large scale revival plan for the U.S. segment of the Gulf of Mexico coastline has been put together by an alliance of conservation groups.

No Comments / 19th November 2014

Oil Spill On Beach

Local Opponents Depict Oil Slick Engulfing Vancouver Beach

A campaign launched by ReThink Marketing seeks to demonstrate the aftermath of an oil slick.

No Comments / 17th November 2014

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Oil Spill: BP Oil is Coating the Bottom of the Gulf of Mexico

An estimated 80,000 to 620,000 barrels of oil still coating the bottom of the Gulf after the massive oil spill 4 years ago.

No Comments / 2nd November 2014

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[Oil Spill] Penguins Rescued in Need of Knitted Sweaters

Penguins rescued from oil spills need sweaters to wear as a source of warmth and a method of stopping them from trying to clean off the toxic oil.

No Comments / 27th September 2014