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Confident Ambassadors - Assessing Dispersant Use - Trade-offs

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet summarises the trade-offs and evaluation factors used by decision makers to determine whether the use of dispersants is warranted for an oil spill.

Confident Ambassadors - Dispersant Use Approvals in the United States

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet summarises in the process and decision-making required for dispersant use approval in United States waters.

Confident Ambassadors - Toxicity and Dispersants

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet provides an overview of aquatic toxicity testing and the potential effects that may occur when dispersants are used to respond to oil spilled on water.

Confident Ambassadors - Fate of Oil

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet summarises the primary weathering processes that affect and change the oil as it remains in the environment.

Confident Ambassadors - Dispersants and Human Health and Safety Considerations

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet summarises the potential human health and safety considerations for dispersant use for the public and response workers.

Confident Ambassadors - Introduction to Dispersant

July, 2015

Description

This factsheet summarises what dispersants are, how they work, when their use is considered, and any associated environmental trade-offs and potential human health effects. 

Technical Information Sheet - Containment Toolkit

July, 2015

Description

This factsheet provides a technical overview of the SWIS Containment Toolkit.

Technical Information Sheet - Subsea Incident Response Toolkit

July, 2015

Description

The factsheet provides a technical overview of the SWIS Subsea Incident Response Toolkit.

Technical Information Sheet - Capping Stack System

July, 2015

Description

This factsheet provides a technical overview of the SWIS capping stack system.