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EPA publishes report on leaks from ESB Networks Fluid Filled Underground Electricity Cables
The EPA has published a report on its investigation into leaks from fluid filled underground electricity cables.  The cable leaks
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No impact on protected nature area from Cork shipwreck, says Council
Cork County Council has said that there are no signs of contamination to the protected Ballycotton Bay as a result
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Council probing source of fuel spill in Tralee river
Kerry County Council is working to identify the source of a major pollution incident that has seen the Lee River
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Environmental remediation using green technologies
The term environmental remediation refers to a broad range of technological processes to ensure the elimination of contamination, pollution, and
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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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