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Chinas oil spill, a new ecological disaster

Published on 30/07/2010

The Chinese government says that over 1,500 tons of oil have spilled after a pipeline explosion two weeks ago in the northeast of the country. But government and environmental agencies differ greatly. The explosion which produced 100-foot flames, has unleashed the worst oil spill in China’s history, say experts. A former University of Alaska marine conservation ...