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Countermeasures on Land DVD

Runtime: 28 min.

Teaches about all current control activities and countermeasures for oil spills on land.

Countermeasures on Land  DVD video training film is Part 2 of the Oil Spill Response Series.

This informative training video focuses on the ecological impact of oil spills on land and along the shoreline.

Topics covered include:
  • The ecological impact of oil spills on land and along the shoreline
  • Contingency plans
  • Control activities and spill countermeasures: low and high-pressure washing, sand blasting, soil washing, physical removal, mechanical removal, vacuum pumping, use of sorbents, degradation, and bioremediation
  • Potential impact of treatment methods
  • Safety precautions
  • How land spills behave
  • Preparing for an approaching spill
  • How intrusive clean-up methods can delay natural recovery
  • The special problems of shoreline clean-up

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