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Oil and Chemical Spills

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  • 'The Great Invisible' delves into Deepwater Horizon oil spill

    Investigating the aftermath of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion in the Gulf of Mexico, the documentary "The Great Invisible" gives voice to many of the previously nameless and faceless victims of the disaster. Some worked on the oil rig that fateful day; others have suffered its environmental and economic consequences.
  • Ship runs aground near Stockholm, spilling oil among pristine islands

    A ship carrying 52 tons of oil in the Baltic Sea ran aground off Stockholm’s sprawling archipelago Wednesday morning and began leaking its cargo into the intricate network of islands and inlets, an online news agency reported. The ship’s...

    BP posts slump in Russian income but raises dividend

    LONDON (Reuters) - BP's third-quarter results took a hit from declining oil prices and a sharp drop in income from Russia as Western sanctions on Moscow led to a slump in earnings from the oil major's local partner, Kremlin-controlled Rosneft . BP's...

    From salon to shore: Your hair could help clean up an oil spill

    From salon to shore: Your hair could help clean up an oil spill
    Vanity Belle Beauty Boutique in Costa Mesa is turning trash into treasure. The local salon, owned by husband and wife Victoria and Jonathan Nino, accumulates hair trimmings, leftover hair dye, empty aerosol cans and stained foils that would typically be...

    Oil Truck Rolls Over In South Windsor

    Oil Truck Rolls Over In South Windsor
    SOUTH WINDSOR — An oil truck carrying 1,700 gallons of fuel rolled onto its side on Smith Street and leaked heating oil from its tank as well as engine oil, police said. Firefighters and police responded to the crash, which was reported at 12:48 p....