How are oil spills caused?

Answer Oil spills can be caused by human error, by worn out equipment, or on purpose. Although many people associate oil spills with tankers or pipeline spills, according to the Ocean Studies Board and th... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How are oil spills caused

What will happen after vacuuming up the spills from a broken thermometer what happened to these spills in the vacuum cleaner can they escape from the bag should vacuum cleaner be disposed?

No, they won't escape the bag and you can keep the vacuum.

Projects on Oil Spills?

Oil spills cause huge amounts of damage to sea, bird and plant life--not to mention the expense of cleaning one up and the long-term effects on human life. It is easy to see oil spills simply in te... Read More »

How do I clean up spills?

Dry SpillsSweep up the dry spill into a pile with a broom when on a hard surface like tile or hardwood. Sweep the pile into a dust pan, and throw the mess away. If the dry spill occurs on carpeting... Read More »

Worst oil spills in the world?

The top 10 most famous oil spills are - 1. Deepwater Horizon Spill2. Amoco Cadiz3. Arabian Gulf Spill4. Argo Merchant5. Barge Bouchard 1556.Barge Cibro Savannah7. Burmah Agate8. Exxon Valdez9. Ixto... Read More »