BP oil spill clean up technology ideas- Part 18 (2010)
Dr. Short discusses the need for field testing in the United States for oil spill clean up technology. Dr. Short also talks about the mechanical inadequacy to skim oil that necesitated the use of dispersants. Dr. Joye describes how the oceanic impacts of oil has not recieved enough attention.
Speakers: Dr. Richard Haut, Houston Advanced Research Center, Senior Research Scientist; Dr. Jeffrey Short, Pacific Science Director of Oceana; Dr. Samantha Joye, University of Georgia, Marine Sciences Professor; Rep. Judy Biggert, R-Illinois.