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Dockmaster Allegedly Stages Oil Spill

File this under absolutely horrible ideas. A Norfolk, VA dockmaster and his assistant are accused of staging an oil spill. William Pont and Winston Williams were charged Wednesday afternoon for illegal dumping and giving a false report. Members of The … Continue reading

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Clean up Environmental Spills in a Jiffy

While we all do our best to avoid spilling hazardous items into the waters in which we sail, sometimes it happens. Keeping the lightweight (2.8 lbs) Versimat on board ensures that you’ve got an easy way to clean these spills … Continue reading

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Shipwreck Off South Africa Endangers Thousands of Penguins

Whoever was on watch this day is in big trouble. Environmentalists and salvors are negotiating with the South African and British governments to provide a ship to launch a rescue operation at Nightingale Island in the Tristan da Cunha chain, … Continue reading

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