Gulf oil spill wanting for new technologies to remove oil from water

On April 20, 2010, Deepwater Horizon, an offshore oil rig leased by British Petroleum (BP), exploded, rupturing the well and taking the lives of 11 crew members. Now at least 5,000 barrels (210,000 gallons) of oil are gushing to the surface of the Gulf of Mexico each day. Recently, BP Chief Executiv...

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