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Study Shows Toxic Effects of Oil Dispersant Corexit 9500 Likely on Oysters Following Deepwater Horizon Spill

DENVER, Sept. 14, 2018 – Oysters likely suffered toxic effects from the oil dispersant Corexit® 9500 when it was used to clean up the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, said Morris Animal Foundation-funded researchers at the University of Connecticut. The team determined this by comparing the low levels of toxicity of oil, the dispersant and […]