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Oil spill on the Monongahela and Ohio rivers

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Environmental Protection.

Oil spill on the Monongahela and Ohio rivers

hearing before the Subcommittee on Environmental Protection of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, second session, February 4, 1988.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Environmental Protection.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Monongahela River (W. Va. and Pa.),
  • Ohio River.
    • Subjects:
    • Oil spills -- Environmental aspects -- Monongahela River (W. Va. and Pa.),
    • Oil spills -- Environmental aspects -- Ohio River.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 100-545
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .E647 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 139 p. ;
      Number of Pages139
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2149108M
      LC Control Number88601804

      The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Scientific and Technical Information. This is a list of current bridges and other crossings of the Allegheny River starting from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where it joins the Monongahela to form the Ohio River Contents 1 CrossingsMissing: Oil spill.

      Monongahela Books is an independent publishing company located in Morgantown, West Virginia. It is situated in a 19th-century storefront overlooking the Monongahela River in a ghostly district of town that vanished a good many years ago. You can still get a glimpse of it, though, on certain turn-of-the-century postcards that turn up now and Missing: Oil spill. First there was an oil spill. Then there were complaints about pollution. Now a federal trial has gone against it. It all started Jan. 2 when a 4-million-gallon storage tank collapsed near Pittsburgh, sending more than , gallons of diesel fuel into the Monongahela and Ohio rivers in one of the worst inland oil spills in U.S. history.

      Extension of oil spill down Monongahela River and Ohio River reported; map shown; scenes shown from Wheeling, West Virginia. [US Coast Guard spokesperson Todd NELSON - discusses miserable working conds.] Problems in combatting oil slick detailed. [EPA spokesperson Ray GERMANN - comments.]. Buy books, tools, case studies, and articles on leadership, strategy, innovation, and other business and management topics releasing nearly one million gallons of oil into the Monongahela and Ohio Rivers. Divided into four cases guiding the reader through the sequence of events as they occur and their eventual repercussion on the company.


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Oil spill on the Monongahela and Ohio rivers by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Environmental Protection. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Monongahela River oil spill hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, second session, on the effects of the oil spill in Floreffe, Pennsylvania, on the environment and lives of those in the area ; and to design a policy which will protect this Pages: Oil spill on the Monongahela and Ohio rivers: hearing before the Subcommittee on Environmental Protection of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, second session, February 4, (Book, ) [] Get this from a library.

On January 2nd,a giant oil storage tank owned by the Ashland Oil Co. split apart at the company’s Floreffe, PA complex south of Pittsburgh on the Monongahela River. The tank released its entire contents of million gallons of diesel fuel, flooding the complex and polluting the Monongahela River.

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Oil spill on the Monongahela and Ohio rivers [microform]: hearing before the Subcommittee on Environmental Protection of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, second session, February 4, Effective modelling of a major inland oil spill on the Ohio River.

Ecol. Modelling, A model of a large ( m3) inland oil spill on the Monongahela/Ohio River System, U.S.A. on 2 January is developed to estimate the fate and transport time of the oil Cited by:   Faucets dried up for tens of thousands of people in suburban Pittsburgh yesterday as emergency crews battled to contain a huge fuel-oil spill oozing more than 50 miles downstream from a collapsed.

Oil spill accidents involving cars or boats for transport in rivers can contaminate drinking water sources. During the past ten years, an annual average of forty-six cases of oil spill accidents. At the time U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter called the Monongahela oil spill “a super, major spill.” On January 2,a million gallon diesel oil tank collapsed and failed, dumping an estimated 1 million gallons of diesel fuel into the Monongahela River in Floreffe, Pa., 18 miles south of Pittsburgh; million gallons were trapped by.

An oil spill that contaminated the water supply for parts of three states kept s children out of school temporarily last week. School districts in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia.

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The book spans pages, and lists the contact details of over 1, oil spill clean up contractors in 50 countries including North America and Canada. The spill began on Jan. 2 when a four-million gallon Ashland Oil Inc. diesel fuel tank ruptured 25 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, spewing a million gallons of oil into the Monongahela and Ohio.

The kit was used to evaluate diesel oil concentrations at the Ashland Oil spill on the Monongahela and in conjunction with EPA studies of the oil concentrations in the Ohio River at Wheeling, West Virginia.

A study of gasoline-in-soil at concentrations ranging from 5 mg/kg to 10, mg/kg was by: 1. The million-gallon spill, which went into the Monongahela River 20 miles south of Pittsburgh, has disrupted water supplies for communities miles down the Monongahela and Ohio Rivers.

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Charts (Cairo Pool) Miles Charts (Lock 53 Pool) Miles An essay or paper on ASHLAND OIL INC. OIL SPILL. ASHLAND OIL INC. shut down commercial traffic on long stretches of the Monongahela and Ohio Rivers and endangered marine and wildlife in the region.

Although the Floreffe oil spill was the largest inland oil spill to date in the United States, it was only one of a number of a series of.PITTSBURGH (AP) _ In the year since an oil spill fouled two rivers and threatened drinking water in three states, the company responsible has been indicted, inspectors have been fired and new laws proposed.

And still in question is the long-term environmental damage of the spill that killed millions of fish in parts of the Monongahela and Ohio rivers. ''We have had a major change in the river.