Tag Results for cleanup technologies (2)

  1. Cleaning up the largest oil spill in the United States

    PHOTO CREDIT: CASSANDRA WILLYARD Earth magazine has a riveting account of the history of the largest oil spill in the U.S., and the cleanup technologies being developed to deal with it. And that oil spill is not where you think it is, unless you're thinking Brooklyn, New York. "The plume -- a toxic concoction of kerosene, fuel oil, gasoline and naptha (a key ingredient in napalm) -- floats at the top of a subterranean aquifer beneath the working-class community of Greenpoint in Brooklyn." Experts say between 17 and 30 million gallons of oil …

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  2. Cleaning up the largest oil spill in the United States

    PHOTO CREDIT: CASSANDRA WILLYARD Earth magazine has a riveting account of the history of the largest oil spill in the U.S., and the cleanup technologies being developed to deal with it. And that oil spill is not where you think it is, unless you're thinking Brooklyn, New York. "The plume â'' a toxic concoction of kerosene, fuel oil, gasoline and naptha (a key ingredient in napalm) â'' floats at the top of a subterranean aquifer beneath the working-class community of Greenpoint in Brooklyn." Experts say between 17 and 30 million gallons of oil …

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