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Scientists may look at oil-eating bacteria cleaning Rena spill

Peter Griffin posted in on October 14th, 2011.

The black tide of contamination pouring from the container ship Rena, in New Zealand’s biggest fuel oil spill, may yet offer  a silver lining in terms of knowledge to be gained by the nation’s scientists and researchers. Two quite different American oil spills — Alaska’s  Exxon Valdez grounding  in 1989, and Louisiana’s  BP Deepwater Horizon […]

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