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Manual on Oil Pollution: Section 4 - Combating oil spills

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230pp. Paperback. Minor scuffs to rear cover, and minor fraying to corners. Block clean. Contents crisp, clean and tightly bound.

This book provides a clear and concise overview of the present level of knowledge and expertise in the field of oil spill response. It covers the behaviour and fate of different types of oil when spilled and the effects on marine and coastal resources. Guidance is given on aerial surveillance, the at-sea measure of containment and recovery, and the use of chemical dispersants, and there are new chapters on in situ burning and bioremediation measures. Other chapters cover shoreline cleaning strategies, waste management and disposal. Guidance is provided on training, exercises and equipment maintenance and storage, and information is also given on liability, compensation and cost accounting. The Manual on Oil Pollution is published in six sections.

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Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21 x 15 cms
Edition:
Second Edition 2005
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9280141775
ISBN-13:
9789280141771
Number of pages:
230
Publisher:
International Maritime Organization

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230pp. Paperback. Minor scuffs to rear cover, and minor fraying to corners. Block clean. Contents crisp, clean and tightly bound.

This book provides a clear and concise overview of the present level of knowledge and expertise in the field of oil spill response. It covers the behaviour and fate of different types of oil when spilled and the effects on marine and coastal resources. Guidance is given on aerial surveillance, the at-sea measure of containment and recovery, and the use of chemical dispersants, and there are new chapters on in situ burning and bioremediation measures. Other chapters cover shoreline cleaning strategies, waste management and disposal. Guidance is provided on training, exercises and equipment maintenance and storage, and information is also given on liability, compensation and cost accounting. The Manual on Oil Pollution is published in six sections.

Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21 x 15 cms
Edition:
Second Edition 2005
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9280141775
ISBN-13:
9789280141771
Number of pages:
230
Publisher:
International Maritime Organization

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