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New membrane to help remove oil & dyes from industrial waste water
Scientists from the Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati (IIT-G) have developed a membrane that promises to help remove oil and dyes
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Council deploys boom to contain oil pollution in Shannon tributary
Westmeath County Council confirmed it is aware of the oil pollution in a tributary of the River Shannon near Athlone
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River Shannon Oil Spill kills birds and fish
Efforts are under way in Westmeath to locate the source of an oil spill in the River Shannon over the
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No pollution on River Brosna in months
There have been no oil pollution events in the River Brosna in Mullingar since the spring, councillors were informed at
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Deserted oil tanker could explode and dump one million barrels of oil into ocean
A deserted oil tanker described as a “floating bomb” could explode and dump one million barrels of oil into the
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Dispersants Can Be an Effective Tool for Managing Marine Oil Spill Impacts, Report
A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine examines the effects and efficacy of using dispersants in marine
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Whistleblower reveals massive oil leaks from ESB cables
Up to one million litres of oil has been leaked from ESB underground cables over the past 20 years, according
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Oil Spill from Neighbouring Property causes death of all pond life
It is not unusual for homeowners to suffer damage to their property from a neighbouring property that has had a
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What to do in case of an home heating Oil Spill
In the event of a home heating oil spill, prompt remediation action by property owners can mitigate environmental and third-party
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Oil Spill Response Equipment Demonstration to Film Location Managers
After being called to an emergency oil spill incident on a film location site in Co. Wicklow recently where 280l
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