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Petroleum Pollution

Known as: Pollution, Petroleum, Pollutions, Petroleum, Spill, Oil 
Release of oil into the environment usually due to human activity.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Approaches to citizen science – an indispensable means of combining ecological research with environmental education and natural… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Response actions to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill included the injection of ∼771,000 gallons (2,900,000 L) of chemical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
ABSTRACT A significant portion of oil from the recent Deepwater Horizon (DH) oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico was transported to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This paper presents the state of the art for oil spill detection in the world oceans. We discuss different satellite sensors and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
During a project examining the use of machine learning techniques for oil spill detection, we encountered several essential… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The ecosystem response to the 1989 spill of oil from the Exxon Valdez into Prince William Sound, Alaska, shows that current… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The use of microorganisms to destroy, or reduce the concentration of, hazardous wastes on a contaminated site is called… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
ABSTRACT Three crude oil bioremediation techniques were applied in a randomized block field experiment simulating a coastal oil… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
  • J. Desai, I. Banat
  • Microbiology and molecular biology reviews : MMBR
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 41445216
Many microorganisms, especially bacteria, produce biosurfactants when grown on water-immiscible substrates. Biosurfactants are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The effectiveness of bioremediation for oil spills has been difficult to establish on dynamic, heterogeneous marine shorelines. A… Expand
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