Coping with an Oiled Sea: An Analysis of Oil Spill Response Technologies

Coping with an Oiled Sea: An Analysis of Oil Spill Response Technologies

by Publishing Company Diane
     
 

ISBN-10: 0788104160

ISBN-13: 9780788104169

Pub. Date: 02/28/1994

Publisher: DIANE Publishing Company

A study of Americas oil spill cleanup capabilities and an assessment of the technologies for responding to such catastrophic spills in the future, such as dispersants, bioremediation, burning, mechanical technologies, and more. Discusses current technologies and capabilities in the U.S. and abroad (France, Holland, UK and Norway) and evaluates the prospects for…  See more details below

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A study of Americas oil spill cleanup capabilities and an assessment of the technologies for responding to such catastrophic spills in the future, such as dispersants, bioremediation, burning, mechanical technologies, and more. Discusses current technologies and capabilities in the U.S. and abroad (France, Holland, UK and Norway) and evaluates the prospects for future improvements. Also includes a discussion of such issues as: logistics, decision making, responsibility, equipment testing, R&D, beach cleanup, the Exxon Valdez incident, and more. Charts, tables and photos.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780788104169
Publisher:
DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date:
02/28/1994
Pages:
70

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