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Overseas Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-18-10 02:33 AM
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24. Golly Gee, you mean oil mixed with millions of gallons of dispersant
could not be skimmed up efficiently?

Well how about that? Then what exactly was the benefit of those millions of gallons of Corexit dispersant that BP forced into the gushing oil?

I think BP just wanted to disperse the oil for PR. And to make their liability harder to measure.

And meanwhile that makes it tough for our best skimming technologies to collect the oil as they were designed to do.

BP recklessly endangered their workers and our coastal ecosystems in order to save about one-tenth of one quarter's profits.

They do not deserve to administer the clean up. They have managed it mostly with PR in mind. And reducing or at least obscuring their liability.

So now here we have some great technology roaring up to help us and we can't use it because BP dispersed most of the oil with toxic Corexit.
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