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Tar sands ban: Maine city blocks crude oil shipments
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South Portland's tar sands ban not significant, experts say

South Portland's vote to ban the flow of so-called tar sands crude oil may have been a victory in the eyes of environmentalists, but some oil industry experts are saying the move is not significant because there are other means to transport oil to ... Mainebiz, 14 hours ago

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Tar balls in Goa could be result of oil exploration

New Delhi, July 24 (PTI) The tar ball phenomenon in Goa could be due to oil exploration activities from offshore oil installations, natural phenomenon from sea bed or from sea going vessels passing through the area. In a written reply in Rajya ...
 Press Trust of India1 week ago Oil pollution: Whodunnit?  Times of India1 month ago Not oil tankers, oil rigs behind tar ball menace: Coast Guard  Times of India1 month ago Oil industry's influence 'weakens' safeguards for EU citizens  TheParliament.com1 day ago

RS MPs discuss Goa tar balls

Union minister of state for environment, forests and climate change, Prakash Javadekar, on Thursday stated that tar balls contain a wide range of hydrocarbons which can affect marine living resources and cause inconvenience and allergic reactions in people ...
 Times of India1 week ago Shantaram to take up tar balls issue with Javadekar  Times of India1 month ago Naik to take up tar balls issue with Gadkari  Times of India1 month ago
Sustainable Business

Tar sands threaten world's largest boreal forest Jul 29, 2014

by Rachael Petersen This post examines how the boom in tar sands development is impacting Canada's boreal forest. Canada's boreal forest is one of Earth's major ecological treasures. Yet the region's forests from logging, hydrodams and mining.
 Alexanders Gas & Oil Connections3 days ago 21 protesters arrested at America's first tar sands mine  AggMan3 days ago Construction of First US Tar Sands Mine Begins, Even As It's Blockaded  Sustainable Business1 week ago Protesters Arrested at America's First Tar Sands Mine  MSNBC Newsweek1 week ago
Business Standard

Centre calls meet on Goa’s ‘tar balls’ phenomenon

Members during the discussion pointed out that the tar balls phenomenon was not only affecting state tourism but also endangering marine ecology.
 Times of India3 weeks ago Goa looks to get rid of tar balls from beaches  Times of India4 weeks ago Government looking to get rid of polluting tar balls on Goa beaches: Manohar Parrikar  Economic Times4 weeks ago Govt looking to get rid of tar balls on Goa beaches: Parrikar  Zee News4 weeks ago
Times of India

Tar balls hit beaches, fauna and Goa tourism

The pre-monsoon churning of currents on the high seas throws up sticky and oily tar balls, which turn people away from Goa’s pristine beaches annually.
 Times of India4 weeks ago Danger on the plate  Times of India1 month ago All marine systems face tar ball threat: Neeri  Times of India1 month ago Tar balls sully Goa’s beaches again  The Hindu2 months ago

Tar balls add to the dark blotches on Juhu beach

Morning walkers on joggers at Juhu beach were in for a shock on Tuesday. Vast swathes of the beach were covered by tar balls
 Times of India1 month ago Congress, other parties slam coast guard for tar balls  Times of India1 month ago Congress blames Coast Guard for tar balls on Goa beaches  Prokerala1 month ago Indian Coast Guard not doing their job, Goa Congress chief says  Times of India1 month ago

Center to hold a high-level meeting this month over hazardous tar balls phenomenon of Goa

The Center on today announced calling a high-level meeting of stakeholders, including experts from across the country, later this month to find out exact reason of the deposition of polluting substances along the state coasts every year during monsoon season.
 Economic Times3 weeks ago Centre to hold high-level meeting this month over hazardous tar balls in Goa coasts  Economic Times3 weeks ago

Probe proves VNIT ward road works are highly substandard

The tar road work done in VNIT ward was of substandard quality. Taking serious cognisance of a probe report, municipal commissioner Shyam Wardhane has directed action against private contractor PMA Constructions and the NMC engineers concerned.
 Times of India1 month ago

Damage greater than eye can see

Deposition of tar balls this season along nearly 30km stretches of the state's coastline in one of the worst episodes may have led to deposition of several tonnes of the oily waste on beaches, say sources.
 Times of India1 month ago
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