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Simple approach to ‘wipe out’ oil remaining from Exxon Valdez spill


September 30th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): Scientists have reported that traces of crude oil from the Exxon Valdez oil spill remain highly biodegradable, despite almost 20 years of weathering and decomposition.Their findings suggest ... Read more...

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BP oil disaster threatens goods and services worth far more than BP’s value - Study


June 10th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by BNO News
BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA (BNO NEWS) - The BP oil disaster, hurricanes and wetlands loss threaten a net value of $330 billion to $1.3 trillion in natural system goods and services, according to ... Read more...

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Kevin Costner’s machine could help clean up Gulf oil spill


May 20th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 20 (ANI): A device developed by Kevin Costner's company could help clean up the massive oil spill that has contaminated the Gulf of Mexico over the past few weeks.BP ... Read more...

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Oil Spill Threatens Marine Life, Rescue Teams Deployed


May 1st, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, May 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The U.S. Gulf Coast which witnessed a massive oil spill is bringing in bad news for all animal life which is into existence in ... Read more...

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Low concentrations of oxygen and nutrients slowing biodegradation of Exxon Valdez oil spill


January 18th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 18 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found that the combination of low concentrations of oxygen and nutrients in the lower layers of the beaches of Alaska's Prince ... Read more...

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Natural petroleum seeps release equivalent of 8 - 80 Exxon Valdez oil spills


May 14th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): A new study has shown that the amount of oil residue in seafloor sediments that result from natural petroleum seeps off Santa Barbara, California, is the equivalent of ... Read more...

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