Oil Transportation by Tankers: An Analysis of Marine Pollution and Safety Measures

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A report prepared by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) presenting "a factual background on tankers and a discussion of issues related to the safety of tanker operation and the potential presented by tankers for introducing polluting oil into the marine environment" (p. xv). The report investigates broad issues and suggests possible alternatives.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: July 1975
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: July 1975
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United States
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1975  
Description:

A report prepared by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) presenting "a factual background on tankers and a discussion of issues related to the safety of tanker operation and the potential presented by tankers for introducing polluting oil into the marine environment" (p. xv). The report investigates broad issues and suggests possible alternatives.

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The original is missing pages iv, vi, viii, xii, ix.

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xix, 288 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): marine environment | oil and gas exploration | U.S. policy | tanker | oil pollution | safety
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39343
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text