19 Nov 2019 Oils spills are a major environmental problem and solutions for emergency clean- up are needed. Most existing methods for oil spill recovery 7 Mar 2012 Oil spills represent a major environmental threat to coastal wetlands, which provide a variety of critical ecosystem services to humanity. 29 Apr 2018 company's chairman steered the group to recovery after the oil spill. about the unfolding Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Oil spills: impacts, recovery and remediation. Journal of Coastal Research, SI 39. (Proceedings of the 8th International Coastal Symposium), 39-42. Itajai, SC
The Oil Pollution Act of 1990 provides for a Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) to determine the type and amount of restoration needed to compensate the public for the environmental impacts of oil spills. NOAA developed the Damage Assessment, Remediation, and Restoration Program (DARRP)
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12 Sep 2019 Equinor is progressing oil spill recovery at the South Riding Point terminal in the Bahamas after the impact of Hurricane Dorian.
11 Jun 2018 Foru Solution produces patented oil spill recovery skimmers that have been shown to be significantly more efficient than conventional skimmers.