Remediation Technologies for Marine Oil Spills: A Critical Review and Comparative Analysis

@inproceedings{Dave2011RemediationTF,
  title={Remediation Technologies for Marine Oil Spills: A Critical Review and Comparative Analysis},
  author={D. Chadee Dave and Angela A. Singh},
  year={2011}
}
Problem statement: Anthropogenic activities pollute the oceans with oil through land run off, vessels accidents, periodic tanker discharges and bilge discharges. Oil spills are environmental disasters that impact human, plants and wild life including birds, fish and mammals. Approach: In this study, the International Guidelines for Preventing Oils Spills and Response to Disasters were reviewed and the characteristics of oil spills were discussed. The advantages and disadvantages of various oil… CONTINUE READING

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