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RECORD NUMBER: 421 OF 2326
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Control of Oil and Other Hazardous Materials.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Water Programs.|
|Stock Number||PB-213 880|
|Additional Subjects||( Water pollution ; Oils) ; Reviews ; Tanker ships ; Accidents ; Refineries ; Crude oil ; Offshore drilling ; Toxicology ; Aquatic biology ; Water analysis ; Hazardous materials ; Biodeterioration ; Aquatic microbiology ; Dispersants ; Booms(Equipment) ; Skimmers ; Legislation ; Regulations ; National government ; State government ; Oil effects pollution ; Oil spills ; Oil pollution control ; Oil pollution detection ; Oil pollution removal ; Water pollution(Animals) ; Oil retention booms|
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).