CONTROL OF OIL AND OTHER HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

The report discusses the problem of oil spills and their control. A review of the following topics is presented: Oil spill problem (from refineries, tankers, offshore drilling); Oil characteristics (chemical, physical, analysis, sampling, biodeterioration); Oil spill prevention, control, and treatment; and Legal response (legislation, national and regional contingency plans).

  • Corporate Authors:

    Environmental Protection Agency

    Office of Water Programs, 401 M Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20460
  • Publication Date: 1971-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 165 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00043926
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 4 1973 12:00AM