Poland chocolate spill brings highway to standstill after truck crash

Poland chocolate spill brings highway to standstill after truck crash

Posted May 10, 2018 09:43:45 Photo: The liquid milk chocolate blocked six lanes on the A2 highway. (AP) A truck crash in Poland has left a highway covered in 12 tonnes of liquid chocolate, blocking traffic in both directions and creating headaches for clean-up crews. The tanker overturned in the …

Borneo oil spill: Environmental groups and victim’s family call for accountability

Borneo oil spill: Environmental groups and victim’s family call for accountability

Posted April 07, 2018 05:05:49 Photo: Rohani Baso mourns the death of her husband and says she doesn’t know how to care for their daughter without him. (ABC News: Adam Harvey) Environmental groups want the head of Indonesia’s state-owned oil company to be fired over an oil spill that has …

BP document says an oil spill would be a ‘welcomed boost’ to local communities

BP document says an oil spill would be a ‘welcomed boost’ to local communities

Updated April 06, 2018 19:40:28 Photo: The head of the Great Australian Bight in Yalata, South Australia, is a picture of rugged beauty. (ABC Open contributor Marian Martin) An oil spill in the Great Australian Bight would provide a “welcomed boost” to local economies, BP said in a 2016 report …

BP plan to drill in Great Australian Bight risked 750km oil spill, documents show | Environment

Up to 750km of coastline was put at risk of contamination from possible oil spill by BP’s plan to drill in the Great Australian Bight, newly released documents show. Government documents released under freedom of information laws show a major oil spill in the sensitive seascape would pollute up to …

Borneo oil spill: Indonesian state-owned company Pertamina admits it is responsible

Borneo oil spill: Indonesian state-owned company Pertamina admits it is responsible

Updated April 05, 2018 06:06:26 Video: Aerial footage shows the oil spill has spread across a wide area. (ABC News) Related Story: Police question coal carrier crew over Borneo oil spill Related Story: Deadly oil spill threatening more life and livelihoods off Borneo coast Indonesia’s state-owned oil company Pertamina has …

Borneo oil spill: Police question bulk coal carrier crew after four people killed, water polluted

Borneo oil spill: Police question bulk coal carrier crew after four people killed, water polluted

Posted April 03, 2018 20:33:55 Video: Aerial footage shows the oil spill has spread across a wide area. (ABC News) Related Story: Deadly oil spill threatening more life and livelihoods off Borneo coast Indonesian police are questioning the crew of a bulk coal carrier over an oil spill off the …

Borneo oil spill: Fishermen and environmentalists concerned over spread of slick

Borneo oil spill: Fishermen and environmentalists concerned over spread of slick

By Indonesia correspondent Adam Harvey and Archicco Guiliano Posted April 03, 2018 05:23:07 Photo: Fishermen and environmentalists are sceptical about the company’s claim it is not responsible for the slick. (Supplied) An Indonesian oil company has denied responsibility for a major oil slick off the coast of Borneo, which appears …

Gold bars spill onto Russian runway after cargo plane door fails

Gold bars spill onto Russian runway after cargo plane door fails

Updated March 16, 2018 18:47:39 Photo: Authorities have recovered 172 gold bars from the runway. (YakutiaMedia) The hatch of a cargo plane carrying precious metals has flown open upon take-off and at least three tonnes of gold has been scattered across a runway in eastern Siberia, according to Russian media. …