Lecture+12-08-08+Contaminated+Landscapes-Jesse

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Contaminated Landscapes: Cp New ways to clean up oil polluted sites Jesse Jones ES10 Photo fromhttp://christiancamerota.wordpress.com/2007/11/16/on-orinthology-and-oil-spills/ Dec 8, 2008
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Presentation Overview -Intro to petroleum oil and refined products -Environmental impacts from oil pollution trategies for cleaning up oil -Strategies for cleaning up oil spills/contamination -Amazon Mycorenewal Project an Francisco Bay -San Francisco Bay
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Intro to Oil: Composition & Formation Petroleum (or crude oil) consists largely of HYDROCARBONS as well as some other organic and inorganic substances
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Intro to Oil: Hydrocarbons IGH pes of Crude Oil Types of Refined HIGH VOLATILITY LIGHT Types of Crude Oil Type A: Light, Volatile Oils. pe B: on ticky Oils Petroleum Products: Gasoline Type B: Non-Sticky Oils. Type C: Heavy, Sticky Oils. pe D: onfluid Oils. Kerosene No. 2 Fuel Oil Type D: Nonfluid Oils. No. 4 Fuel Oil Lubricating Oil o 5 Fuel Oil (Bunker B) No. 5 Fuel Oil (Bunker B) No. 6 Fuel Oil (Bunker C) LOW OLATILITY HEAVY VOLATILITY
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Environmental Impacts HUMAN HEALTH WILDLIFE Impacts vary depending on type and method -Poisoning -Drowning ecrease in food supply -Respiratory illness
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