They cleaned up BP’s massive oil spill. Now they’re sick – and want justice
After 18 rounds of chemotherapy, Samuel Castleberry is tired. If it were up to him, he’d still be working his trucking job. The 59-year-old was making a decent living and felt fit. But in June 2020, he was diagnosed with prostate cancer, which has already spread to his liver.big oil & gas fuoriuscite di petr. Usa
North Sea oil spills a wildlife threat - activists
Thousands of tonnes of oil have spilled routinely into UK waters from oil and gas production threatening marine life like porpoises and orcas, according to data shown exclusively to BBC News. The spills took place over five years and some of them hit areas meant to protect wildlife, the data shows.energia fossile fuoriuscite di petr.
The Nigerian woman cleaning up a land soaked in oil
It is the rarest of stories. A fix for an environmental disaster that is actually working. Oil spill after oil spill has turned the Niger Delta, in southern Nigeria, into one of the most polluted places on Earth.Africa energia fossile fuoriuscite di petr.
Oil spill at sea: who will pay for Peru’s worst environmental disaster?
More than a month after Peru’s worst ever environmental disaster on its coastline there are few signs of reckoning for Repsol, the Spanish energy company that manages the refinery where more than 10,000 barrels of crude oil spewed into the Pacific Ocean after a routine tanker discharge went awry.Americhe fuoriuscite di petr.
Le golfe de Thaïlande touché par une marée noire
Près d’une semaine après le début de la fuite de pétrole, la marine thaïlandaise et des scientifiques restaient mobilisés lundi 31 janvier pour nettoyer les dégâts occasionnés par une marée noire dans le golfe de Thaïlande.energia fossile fuoriuscite di petr.
Peru says oil spill caused by Tonga waves is an 'ecological disaster'
A dead bird lies on a beach during a clean-up, following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away, in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivaresfuoriuscite di petr.