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Gulf spill oil dispersants associated with health symptoms in cleanup workers

(NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences) Workers who were likely exposed to dispersants while cleaning up the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill experienced a range of health symptoms including cough and wheeze, and skin and eye irritation, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Show More Summary

Gulf Spill Oil Dispersants Associated with Health Symptoms in Cleanup Workers

Workers who were likely exposed to dispersants while cleaning up the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill experienced a range of health symptoms including cough and wheeze, and skin and eye irritation, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Show More Summary

In the Wake of Hurricane Harvey, Houston EPA Lab Set to Close

Despite the oil spills and threats of leaked chemicals across the Houston region due to flooding during and after Hurricane Harvey, a local EPA laboratory is now targeted for closure by 2020.

World Wildlife Fund sues over Greece oil spill from tanker

The World Wildlife Fund filed a lawsuit Monday over extensive pollution to the coastline outside Athens following the sinking of a tanker near Greece's largest port. The environmental group's Greek … Click to Continue »

Judge: Tugboat owner must pay government for spill cleanup

A judge is awarding nearly $800,000 to the federal government to cover the cost of cleaning up a 2013 oil spill on the Mississippi River. U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves … Click to Continue »

Kuwait tackles another offshore oil spill: state news agency

DUBAI (Reuters) - Major oil exporter Kuwait is dealing with another crude oil spill off its southern coast, state news agency KUNA said on Monday, the latest in a series of unexplained leaks in the Gulf Arab state in recent months.

Harvey Spilled 22,000 Barrels Of Oil Say Coast Guard

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After disaster strikes, science often benefits

3 days agoHealth : The Checkup

Hurricanes, droughts, oil spills, wildfires are natural labs for research.

4 years later, cleanup nears end for big North Dakota spill

Cleanup is finally in sight four years after a pipeline break sent more than 20,000 barrels of oil oozing across a wheat field in northwestern North Dakota, state regulators said … Click to Continue »

Oil and chemical spills from Hurricane Harvey big, but dwarfed by Katrina

By Emily Flitter and Richard Valdmanis NEW YORK/BOSTON (Reuters) - More than 22,000 barrels of oil, refined fuels and chemicals spilled at sites across Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, along with millions of cubic feet of natural gas and hundreds of tons of other toxic substances, a Reuters review of company reports to the U.S. Show More Summary

Oil spill forces Greek authorities to close Athens beaches

Greek health authorities have banned swimming along a long line of popular Athens beaches following extensive sea pollution from the sinking of a small oil tanker five days ago. The … Click to Continue »

Oil and chemical spills from Hurricane Harvey big, but dwarfed by Katrina

NEW YORK/BOSTON (Reuters) - More than 22,000 barrels of oil, refined fuels and chemicals spilled at sites across Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, along with millions of cubic feet of natural gas and hundreds of tons of other toxic substances, a Reuters review of company reports to the U.S. Coast Guard shows.

Floating Tar, Dead Fish: Oil Spill Threatens Greek Beaches

5 days agoNews : NYTimes: News

The Agia Zoni II tanker sank on Sunday while anchored off Salamis Island, near Greece’s main port of Piraeus.

Greece struggles to mop up oil spill; critics demand more

5 days agoNews : The Newsroom

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities insisted Thursday they were doing everything they could to clean up the viscous, foul-smelling oil that has coated large parts of Athens' coastline following the sinking of a small oil tanker.

Greece botched oil spill response: environment groups

Greek officials botched their response to a minor oil spill that is now threatening beaches near Athens five days after the suspicious sinking of a tanker, environmental groups said Thursday as calls mounted for the competent minister to resign. Show More Summary

Greek oil spill spreads to Athens Riviera

ATHENS (Reuters) - Crews scrambled on Wednesday to clean up an oil spill from a sunken tanker which had spread to some of Athens's most popular beaches.

Large Oil Spill Washes Ashore in Greece After Tanker Sinks

Greek authorities are working to cleanup a large oil spill that has impacted the shoreline of a Greek island near Piraeus this after a tanker sank in area early Sunday morning. The 91-meter Greek-flagged tanker Agia Zoni II was carrying...Show More Summary

Blame game in Greece as oil spill spreads to Piraeus port

Greek officials traded accusations Wednesday after an oil spill from a sunken tanker spread to the Athens port of Piraeus. The 45-year-old vessel Agia Zoni II sank on Sunday near the island of Salamis while under anchor but the cause is still not known. Show More Summary

Blame game in Greece as oil spill spreads to Piraeus port

Greek officials traded accusations Wednesday after an oil spill from a sunken tanker spread to the Athens port of Piraeus.

U.S. Coast Guard, EPA cleaning up a dozen Texas chemical spills after Harvey

By Emily Flitter HOUSTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard and the Environmental Protection Agency are working with Texas state regulators to clean up oil and chemicals spilled from a dozen industrial facilities after flooding from Hurricane Harvey, authorities said. Show More Summary

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