Coping With an Oiled Sea

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In the aftermath of the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska in March, 1989, a myriad of investigations were initiated to evaluate the causes of that accident and to propose remedies. The Office of Technology Assessment was asked to study the Nation’s oil spill clean-up capabilities and to assess the technologies for responding to such catastrophic spills in the future.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 1990
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: March 1990
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In the aftermath of the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska in March, 1989, a myriad of investigations were initiated to evaluate the causes of that accident and to propose remedies. The Office of Technology Assessment was asked to study the Nation’s oil spill clean-up capabilities and to assess the technologies for responding to such catastrophic spills in the future.

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74 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. -- Change as necessary according to guidelines

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Series Title: Background paper
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 9011
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 OI 5/10
  • UNTCAT: b3148358 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39968
Resource Type: Report
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