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BP Chose More Toxic, Less Effective Oil Dispersant Manufactured By Company With 'Close Ties' to Oil Giant

Business  (tags: BP, dispersants )

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But according to EPA data, Corexit ranks far above dispersants made by competitors in toxicity and far below them in effectiveness in handling southern Louisiana crude. Of 18 dispersants whose use EPA has approved, 12 were found to be more effective...

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Edwin M (346)
Tuesday May 18, 2010, 7:55 pm
This doesn't surprise me that the good ole boy network is alive and well and existing within the oil industry. They like to keep all that money close to home. I really don't know how some of these people sleep at night,knowing full well what they are doing to our environment and apparently indifferent to the condition of the planet they are leaving their children and grandchildren.
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