Monday, July 29, 2013

Infographic: 13 Oil Spills in 30 Days

Here is an infographic from TckTckTck that shows just how dangerous it is to move oil. From March 11 to April 11, 2013, the global oil industry had 13 spills on three continents. In North and South America alone, they spilled more than a million gallons of oil and toxic chemicals during this period.

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