THE GULF OF MEXICO: Ocean ‘Dead Zones’ Larger than the United Kingdom

The meat industry is being blamed for the worst ever dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico. Why do these oxygen-poor stretches of ocean, which can’t support most marine life, continue to expand? Dead zones – areas of water so starved of oxygen that most marine life cannot survive there – are spreading. At the …

Glavgosekspertiza Approves Construction of a Process Condensate Purification Facility at the Gazprom Neft Omsk...

A project for the construction of a process condensate purification facility at the Gazprom Neft Omsk Refinery has been approved by federal agency Glavgosekspertiza Russia. This project is part of a wide-ranging environmental programme at the Omsk Refinery, involving the full-scale modernization of the plant. The new facility is expected to be commissioned in 2018. …