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Corexit: BP Using Dispersants In Gulf Banned In U.K. For Being More Toxic And Less Effective

First Posted: 07/18/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 05:30 PM ET


The two types of dispersants BP is spraying in the Gulf are banned for use [1] on oil spills in the U.K. As EPA-approved products [2], BP has been using them in greater quantities than dispersants have ever been used [3] in the history of US oil spills.

Read the whole story: ProPublica


Filed by Katherine Goldstein  |