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Oil Booms — Essential for Containing Oil Spills on Water

You probably saw them on TV — oil booms played a big part in keeping the oil slick away from the coast during the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Oil booms are arranged around the oil spill and help keep it in place so that it can be cleaned up more easily. They’re also used […]

25Sep2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Oil Containment Booms — A Key Containment and Clean-Up Tool in the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

Did you watch the news during the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Disaster? Then you’ve seen plenty of oil containment booms in action: They were the white floating booms lined up along shore lines to prevent the oil from contaminating the coast. The problem with oil spills, especially on water as was the case in […]

27Aug2010 | | 0 comments | Continued