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Environmental Studies Factsheet: 127 Cleaning Gulf of Mexico

  •  Environmental Studies Factsheet: 127 Cleaning Gulf of Mexico

Environmental Studies Factsheet: 127 Cleaning Gulf of Mexico

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  • Code: ESA-FSPI-127
  • On April 20 2010 a huge explosion on the Deepwater Horizon oilrig killed 11 workers and ignited a huge fire. The oilrig sank, dragging its equipment and pipes to the seabed, 5000ft (1500m) below. All the fail-safe devices that were meant to stop oil escaping in emergencies failed.