Rules on Toxic Clean Up Chemicals Remain Unclear as New Oil Leak Pours into Gulf of Mexico

A new well leak in the Gulf of Mexico is spewing natural gas and possibly crude oil 75 miles off the coast of Louisiana, report the U.S. Coast Guard and the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement …

As authorities are working closely with the company to monitor pollution response efforts, it is still unclear as to which chemicals can be used to safely clean up fossil fuel spills from offshore drilling.