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Oil Cleanup

Two Small Oil Spills Hit Brazil

Reuters | Posted 03.28.2012 | Green

* Petrobras removes 317 gallons of spilled oil from beach * Steelmaker CSN spills oil into major Brazilian river * CSN s...

Leadership to the Rescue

Nancy Lublin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Nancy Lublin

Instead of throwing bazillions of dollars at McKinsey or calling the National Guard, why not tap some of our nation's best non-profit practitioners to solve one of our ugliest messes?

Bottled 'Oil Spill Water' Raises Money For Animal Welfare

NBC Miami | Adam Kuperstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Jeffrey and David Shiffman have turned their bathroom into a pseudo chemistry lab. The two brothers from Ft. Lauderdale are trying to support relief e...

Deepak Chopra: Oil Spill Requires 'Sacred Call to Action'

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alison Rose Levy

Deepak Chopra issued a Gulf Call to Sacred Action last week--to help spark a broad and multi-faceted popular response to the Gulf oil spill through integrating spirituality and activism.

"Go Diego Go" Takes on an Oil Spill

Levi Novey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Levi Novey

I was happy to see the show bring up the issue of how animals are threatened by oil spills. But I also thought it was odd how the show made cleaning up a spill seem so easy.

Maddow Doing Crucial Reports on BP's Botched Spill Clean-Up

Bill Mann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bill Mann

Maddow pointed out Monday that the media's obsession with covering the attempts at capping the leak -- and showing live pictures of the underwater gusher -- is missing a bigger story onshore.

Gulf Oil Spill: Behold Our Bleak, Magnificent Horror

Mark Morford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mark Morford

The most disturbingly satisfying thrill of this entire event comes from understanding our shared responsibility, our co-creation of the foul demon currently unleashed.

BP Using Google To Manipulate Public Opinion

Jacqueline Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jacqueline Leo

Now there's another reason to hate the company that America hates most, BP is using paid search to influence public opinion as people look for information about the oil spill and its consequences.

Chicken Poop, The Miracle Oil Cleanup Solution | Written by Derek Markham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Researchers at Wuhan University in China discovered that adding chicken manure to soil contaminated with crude oil triggered degradation of 75% of the...