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Spilling Numbers

June 20, 2010 |  by  |  1 Comment

Over the last 50 years, offshore drilling spills, including the Deepwater Horizon, have unleashed a little more than approximately 6.4 million barrels; tanker accidents have spilled 25.4 million barrels. Tanker oil spills occur more frequently and release more oil than offshore drilling accidents, by a wide margin.

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