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Expert on containers lost from Rena

Peter Griffin posted in on October 12th, 2011.

Between 30 and 70 containers have fallen from the MV Rena which is grounded on the Astrolabe reef near Tauranga harbour. The SMC asked an international expert in oil spills on the potential hazards posed by the loose containers. Dr. Simon Boxall, National Oceanography Centre, University of Southampton, comments: “The main concern now is securing […]

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