Gulf resident's November blood test shows ethylbenzene levels higher than cleanup workers tested in August

"Ethylbenzene is a form of benzene present in the body when it begins to be broken down. The values found in this sample are higher than the values obtained from a sampling in August 2010 of three females and five males who were residents and BP cleanup workers in Alabama and Florida." - Coastal Rescue ... Read more >>

RED ZONE: Latest EPA tests show heavy metal in Lake Borgne near New Orleans at HIGHEST level of concern — “Elevated potential for mortality” (LAB RESULTS)

Source: EPA

EPA's Coastal Sediment Sampling:

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EPA's sediment samples collected... September 9-12... along the Gulf coast found... ... Read more >>

WSJ: “Black blotches” of oil “began to seep into fragile ecosystems that had been relatively unscathed” just east of New Orleans; Nothing could stop it

In the wake of Tropical Storm Bonnie, "Oil began to seep into fragile ecosystems that ... Read more >>