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Oil spill resulted in dramatic effects on fish species in Louisiana marshes.
To provide wider geographic coverage and meet an increasing number of environmental spill response calls, Allied Environmental Services, Inc.
Researchers studied effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on mallard duck eggs.
LOS ANGELES, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA issued eleven citations totaling $371,250 to Baxter Healthcare Corporation dba Baxter Bioscience this week for deliberate and willful workplace safety violations which resulted in the death of one of their technicians and serious injury of two others.
Company modified operations to prevent future spills HARRISBURG, Pa., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The PA Department of Environmental Protection announced today that Chief Oil & Gas LLC has paid $180,000 in civil penalties for a hydraulic oil spill and for failing to properly maintain a drill pit at a Marcellus Shale natural gas well in Jefferson Township, Somerset County. A June 10, 2010 site inspection by DEP found evidence of the discharge of hydraulic oil onto the ground.
EIN News Offers Extended Coverage of Gulf Oil Spill WASHINGTON, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Even though the Gulf oil spill has stopped, the environmental aftermath of the Gulf oil spill catastrophe is still being evaluated and new policies adopted on local, state, regional and national levels.
LOS ANGELES, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA issued ten citations totaling $235,865 to construction contractor TL Pavlich for deliberate and willful workplace safety violations which led to a flash fire severely burning a welder on a public works project in Montebello last December.
ALBANY, Calif., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Inventor of the BowflexÂ®, Tessema Shifferaw introduces The Shifferaw Oil Ocean Leak Prevention System, SOOLPS, guaranteed to put both environmentalists and oil companies at ease.
The April 20 anniversary of the BP spill is creeping up as residents of the Gulf of Mexico are still seeing the backlash of the worst environment disaster in US history.
It's been about a year since the devastating oil spill happened in the Gulf waters of the United States.
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