2 Results for oil clean up

In its investigation report (P17H0019) released today, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) determined that the lack of detailed inspection procedures contributed to the March 2017 crude oil leak into an Alberta creek. The leak caused no injuries and no evacuation was required. During a routine verification on March 20th, 2017, Enbridge employees discovered…

December 19, 2017 @ 10:40am

German scientists have been studying Salvinia molesta, a pesky aquatic weed, that may have an unintended benefit—the ability to soak up oil without taking the water surrounding it. The aquatic weed that originated in Brazil has been spreading west towards Texas, Arizona and California. German scientists based at Karlsruhe Institute…

August 18, 2016 @ 6:18am