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KPC trying to contain oil spill in Ras Al-Zour
September 18, 2017, 4:12 pm

Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) announced on Monday that it was seeking to contain the oil slick floating off Al-Zour power station in Ras Al-Zour. All necessary and emergency procedures have been effected to contain the oil spill, source of which was unknown, and protect vital installations in the region, the KPC affirmed.

The KPC, in coordination with other oil companies, has dispatched marine units and equipment to the location to contain the floating oil, discovered at 7:30 am. It is also coordinating with other departments, namely the Ministry of Interior, to survey the location and assess the slick size. 

Source: KUNA

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