Green News Round-Up For July

Green News Round-Up For July

It's been a busy month for climate-related news, so I've decided to present some of it in round-up format to get the news to you more quickly.

The BP Spill Was Worse Than You Knew

Now the media has moved on and public anger has cooled, but the full extent of the Gulf damage is finally coming out—and it’s clear that the spill was even worse than we thought.

Study: Corexit Made Gulf Oil Spill 52 Times More Toxic

Julia Whitty writes for Mother Jones on the environment and she's written about the dramatic decline in microscopic life on Gulf beaches and also about how using dispersant allowed oil to penetrate much more deeply into beaches, possibly

Latest Sanction Against BP Goes Beyond Gulf Spill

By Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica When the Obama administration temporarily banned BP from federal contracts Wednesday, it pointed to BP's "lack of business integrity" and conduct relating to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and