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Alaska editorial: State should file new Exxon claims

...juvenile herring to their chicks. Neither have sea otters, which dig for food on beaches and risk being exposed to residual oil buried in beach sands. Two pods of killer whales that were in the Sound during the spill have not recovered either...
Millions more sought from Exxon for spill

...Federal and state authorities asked the Exxon Mobil Corp. on Thursday for an additional $92 million to clean up residual oil from 1989's devastating Exxon Valdez spill. Sound off on the important issues at They said studies in the last five...
State Briefs

...oil sheens appearing near the pipeline were because of residual oil leaking out, said BP spokesman Paul Laird. Workers...nontoxic gel that will run down the line and push out residual oil. Some might squirt out of any holes in the pipe. Only...
Alaska Digest

...SEACOR Holdings. At the time of the mishap, the Seabulk Pride was being loaded with unleaded gasoline and a thick residual oil product. Nothing spilled out of the ship, but about 84 gallons of petroleum products spilled into Cook Inlet. According...
India's top court refuses entry to Exxon Valdez treaty that calls for decontamination in a ship's country of export. Mercury, arsenic, asbestos and residual oil can contaminate ship hulls and holds.India has one of the world's largest industries for breaking down old ships...
Companies settle with state over grounded tanker

...substantial civil assessments when those requirements are not met." The Seabulk Pride was taking on unleaded gasoline and a residual oil product when the incident occurred. The Nikiski Kenai Pipeline dock is parallel to the beach, and the tanker was moored...
Foreign flagged

...water is then dumped into the bays, rivers or sea. Royal Caribbean was also fined for similar practices with used residual oil. The foreign flagged cruise lines, as long as 50 percent owned by aliens, do not pay any federal corporate income...
Alaska Digest

...stern of the wrecked Selendang Ayu has shifted in recent storms off Unalaska Island, releasing about 1,000 gallons of residual oil in the soybean tanker that broke apart last December, officials said Tuesday. A Coast Guard crew flew over the wreckage...
Nutrition writer calls salmon No. 1 food for athletes on all my long-distance races or adventures," he said. "Often in races your skin dries out, and I take the residual oil from a piece and wipe it on my face and it protects me."
New study shows Exxon Valdez oil persists off coast

...significant in the report that has not already been addressed," he said. "The existence of some small amounts of residual oil in Prince William Sound on about two-tenths of 1 percent of the shore of the sound is not a surprise, is not disputed...


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