Oil Spill Dispersants
The response to the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico involved an unprecedented amount of chemical dispersants. If such a spill were to occur in Alaska, the use of dispersants is pre-authorized in certain areas. Should it be?
HOST: Steve Heimel, Alaska Public Radio Network
- Vijay John, Consortium for the Molecular Engineering of Dispersant Systems, a program of the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative
- John French, Marine Toxicologist, consultant for the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens Advisory Commission
- Callers Statewide
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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.