This was stated by the Chairman KPT Rear Admiral Jamil Akhtar while speaking as Chief Guest at a 2-Day Workshop on 'Preparedness and Response against Oil Spill
Emergencies in Pakistani waters' in recognition of 70 years services of International Maritime Organization (IMO) here on Monday.
The oil spill
was from the MV Kitty, a cargo vessel of the Pherwin Shipping Corp.
Emergency workers have managed to clean up "the major part" of the oil spill
near the joint Kuwaiti-Saudi Al-Khafji oilfield in the Gulf, a Kuwaiti official said yesterday.
Equipment and personnel were mobilised to clean up the area and identify the source of the oil spill
, reported Gulf News, citing Sharjah's Environment and Protected Areas Authority (EPAA).
A plan will be especially valuable if a spill
occurs at night, on weekends or over holidays, when key company personnel may not be available to respond.
A sewage spill
that originated in Mexico dumped more than 140 gallons of raw waste into the Tijuana River, flowing into California for two weeks before it was finally stopped.
The first spill
from a Hilcorp Energy pipeline spilled
approximately 4,200 gallons of crude near Lake Grande Ecaille, a part of Barataria Bay on July 26th.
2 billion in 2013, global oil spill
management market is now expected to reach $125.
Davao City -- Officers of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)-Southeastern Mindanao led Friday's oil-spill
containment-simulation exercise held at the Mintebros Port in Barangay Ilang, Tibungco, this city, to test and evaluate its oil spill
The narrative to the evolution of private oil spill
response begins with the contingency plan.
The recent oil spill
off the Sdiyat Island, fortunately deemed minor by the Environment Agency Abu Dhabi (EAD), nevertheless brings into focus an important environmental issue that affects marine-resource rich nations -- accidental oil spills
that can lead to major consequences for marine life and the eco-system.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) handed down the ban last November, citing BP's "lack of business integrity as demonstrated by [its] conduct with regard to the Deepwater Horizon's blowout, explosion, oil spill
SAFETYKLEEN, a leading UK parts washing and hazardous waste management company has launched its new range of high performance spill
control and absorbency solutions.
A primary concern is the threat of a large oil spill
in the area.
They were often kept in spill
vases on the fireplace mantel, ready for use.