A GUIDE TO MARINE POLLUTION, EDITED BY E.G. GOLDBERG (GORDON AND BREACH, NEW YORK, 1972.) CHAPTER 2. PETROLEUM

Oil pollution of the ocean is reviewed. Briefly covered are the following topics: Sources, extent, and biological decomposition. The major coverage involves the various methods of detecting and analyzing petroleum.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Also available in a Guide to Marine Pollution, New York, 1972, pp 19-40. Prepared in cooperation with Stichting Concawe, The Hague (Netherlands), British Petroleum Company Limited, London (England) and B.P. Research Center, Sunbury on Thames (England).
  • Corporate Authors:

    Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

    Woods Hole, MA  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Blumer, M
    • Blokker, P C
    • Cowell, E B
    • Duckworth, D F
  • Publication Date: 1972-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 24 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00043206
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: WHOI-Contrib-2633 Tech Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: N00014-66-C-0241, NSF-GA-19472
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 6 1973 12:00AM