- Researcher in Exxon case develops system to thwart demands for data. Schlossberg, Howard // Marketing News;9/16/1991, Vol. 25 Issue 19, p7
The article reports on the plan of researcher John Petterson, principal of Impact Assessment of San Diego, California, to create a system that will enable him to protect respondents' confidentiality regardless of court or corporate interest after losing a case to Exxon that forced him to reveal...
- Fight for subject confidentiality threatens disaster research. Hutson, Stu // Nature Medicine;Aug2010, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p833
The article offers information on the planned disaster research to be conducted by Steven Picou, a sociologist, which raised confidentiality issues regarding the identities of the respondents. The BP Deepwater horizon explosion and oil spill in 2010 opted the researcher to prepare for a research...
- Transparency and the legal process in the Deepwater Horizon NRDA: It's all about balance. Lum, Donna; Ennis, Bradley // Trends (15339556);May/Jun2015, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p8
The article refers to the case of the oil company BP PLC's Deepwater Horizon's off-shore oil spill while emphasizing the need to strike a balance between making any information or fact public and retaining its confidentiality. The article explains that corporate communicators' belief in...
- COMPELLING A CORPORATION TO PRODUCE PRIVILEGED DOCUMENTS IN INDIVIDUAL PROSECUTIONS: A CRITIQUE OF THE EMERGING COMPROMISE. Seymour, Karen Patton; Chivers, Jeffrey W. // Sedona Conference Journal;Fall2013, Vol. 14, p11
The article discusses the United States v. Mix court case wherein Kurt Mix, former employee at the oil firm BP PLC, has been alleged to exchange text messages with other BP employees regarding the oil flow rate during the BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill in 2010. It informs that Mix...
- Envirofacts. // Pollution Engineering;Aug97, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p7
Cites the number of oil spills in the United States per year, estimated by the US Environmental Protection Agency.
- Record oil spills. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p244
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- CH-54, C-5 aircraft play key roles in cleanup of Alaskan oil spill. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/1/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 18, p73
Discusses cleanup efforts in Alaska's Prince William Sound following the Exxon Valdez oil spill. In addition to Alaska National Guard CH-54s and US Coast Guard helicopters, Military Airlift Command/Lockheed C-5s and C141s helped in the cleanup. Equipment involved and duties.
- Attack of the oil eaters. Hogan, H. // Boys' Life;Nov91, Vol. 81 Issue 11, p12
Describes the use of microbes in fighting oil spills. How they help clean up oil spills; The two ways they are applied; The process of bioremediation; Why it is not yet used for large spills.
- Oil and water don't mix. // Current Health 2;Oct92, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p24
Discusses various problems connected with the prevention, containment and cleanup of oil spills in the ocean and rivers. The Persian Gulf War; A ruptured Ashland Oil storage tank in Florette, Pennsylvania that contaminated the Monongahela River; The Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska; Uniqueness...