MEASURES TO COMBAT OFFSHORE ARCTIC OIL SPILLS

Statistics and information on 15 Arctic and subarctic oil spills, their locations, the amount of oil spilled, combatant schemes used, direct cleanup costs, and causes for the spills were culled from the literature. This information was used to analyze the effectiveness of available chemical, mechanical, and destructive combatant techniques as methods of oil recovery or disposal under Arctic and subarctic condition.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 4th Annual Offshore Technology Conference, held in Houston, Texas, May 1-3, 1972.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Offshore Technology Conference

    6200 North Central Expressway
    Dallas, TX  USA  45206
  • Authors:
    • McLeod, W R
    • McLeod, D L
  • Conference:
  • Publication Date: 1972-5

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 141-162
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 1

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00050203
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper 1523 Preprint
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 14 1973 12:00AM