The Prevention Of Oil Pollution by J. Wardley-SmithThe Prevention Of Oil Pollution by J. Wardley-Smith

The Prevention Of Oil Pollution

byJ. Wardley-Smith

Paperback | March 20, 2012

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Title:The Prevention Of Oil PollutionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:310 pagesPublished:March 20, 2012Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9401173494

ISBN - 13:9789401173490

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Table of Contents

1 Sources of pollution.- 2 Effect of oil spills on land and water.- 3 Air pollution from the use of petroleum.- 4 Pollution occurring during exploration and production on land and sea.- 5 Accidental spills from tankers and other vessels.- 6 Operational pollution from tankers and other vessels.- 7 Port operations: Spills during loading, discharging and bunkering.- 8 The pipelines contribution.- 9 Spills during transport by road and rail.- 10 Domestic and Industrial Storage.- 11 Discharges from industrial plants and the like into sewers, rivers and the seas.- 12 The human factor in oil pollution.- 13 The role of law in the prevention of oil pollution.- 14 Conclusion.- Sources and acknowledgements.