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 dyesRead more.
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 AthloneRead more.
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 theRead more.
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 atRead more.
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 theRead more.
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 marineRead more.
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, accordingRead more.
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 aRead more.
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-partyRead more.
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 280lRead more.