Lab Results Raise New Concerns Over Gulf Seafood, AOL News, August 31, 2010:
Boston Chemical Data Corp. ... said it found dispersant in a sample taken near Biloxi, Miss., almost a month after BP said it had stopped using the toxic chemical...
Water samples analyzed by Boston Chemical [on behalf of the United Commercial Fishermen's Association] show oil and toxins in crab. But the key finding, according to Marco Kaltofen, the lab's president, is the presence of the Corexit dispersant used to break up the oil in coastal water near Horn Island, off Biloxi. ...
"Why on Aug. 9 did we find on a relatively concentrated pool of dispersant on the surface, well outside where the dispersant was going to be sprayed? It shouldn't have been there," Kaltofen told AOL News. He added that the high concentration in the sample suggested the dispersant was not carried inland from open water.
"What person or process got this dispersant with such a high concentration into inshore waters?" Kaltofen said.
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