Unformatted text preview: There are many physical and chemical processes, collectively known as weathering, that change the oil's properties and behavior after it is spilled into the ocean. It begins with the oil particles spreading, and over months and years, particles eventually sink to the ocean floor and micro-organisms feed on hydrocarbons in the spilled oil. After that, I like to think everyone refuses to buy anything BP-related and the company goes bye-bye. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/37517080/ns/disaster_in_the_gulf/ http://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory?id=11261446...
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- Fall '08
- Logic, crude oil, Exxon Valdez oil spill, spilled oil, devastating oil spill