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Oil Spill Anniversary: FSU Experts Available to Discuss Impact of Spill Four Years Later

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GuLF STUDY Gears Up for Second Round of Health Exams

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Researchers at the National Institutes of Health, leading the largest health study ever conducted on the potential health effects of an oil spill, are encouraging participants to stay involved in this long-term project. All participants are being contacted for telephone interviews to update their health status. Those living within 60 miles of Mobile, Ala., and New Orleans also will be invited to take part in a second comprehensive health exam.

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Media Advisory: GuLF STUDY Update: Four Years After the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

In a telephone press conference, scientists from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), part of the National Institutes of Health, will discuss the Gulf Long-Term Follow-up Study (GuLF STUDY), and what they have learned to date about the 33,000 oil spill clean-up workers and volunteers enrolled in the study.

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#Oilspill Expert to Comment on #Exxonvaldez Anniversary

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Scientists Team with High School on Oil Spill Research

A team of Florida State University scientists and a Panhandle high school are teaming to scour beaches for remnants of the 2010 BP oil spill.

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Research Shows That Reported Oil Sands Emissions Greatly Underestimated

A new comprehensive modeling assessment of contamination in the Athabasca Oil Sands Region indicates that officially reported emissions of certain highly hazardous air pollutants have been greatly underestimated.

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Gulf Fish Studied for Safety Following Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

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After the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, invertebrates like shrimp, oysters and crabs were the subject of the majority of testing by federal and state agencies. One UAB expert analyzed fish caught a year after the spill to determine safety.

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#UIC Expert on Environmental Impact of Rail Transportation Available to Address Quebec Freight Disaster

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Quebec Train Accident: @Unhscience Oil Spill Expert Says Prepare for More

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Low-Grade Cotton Offers More Ecologically-Friendly Way to Clean Oil Spills

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When it comes to cleaning up the next massive crude oil spill, one of the best and most eco-friendly solutions for the job may be low-grade cotton from West Texas.

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