OIL SPILLAGE STUDY: LITERATURE SEARCH AND CRITICAL EVALUATION FOR SELECTION OF PROMISING TECHNIQUES TO CONTROL AND PREVENT DAMAGE

Specific areas of the study summarized in this report are as follows: technical aspects of tank vessel design as related to prevention of oil spillage; on-scene control of gross leakage; destruction or recovery of open sea oil slicks; disposal of recovered mixtures; protection of the shore face and estuaries; cleaning of shore face and estuaries; slick surveillance and behavior prediction; effect of oil pollution and treatment agents on marine flora and fauna; and waterfowl recovery nethods.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Research Rept 19 July-19 Nov 1967
  • Corporate Authors:

    Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

    3180 George Washington Way
    Richland, WA  USA  99354
  • Publication Date: 1967-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 294 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00015053
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Defense Documentation Center
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Res Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: TCG-15560
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1973 12:00AM