This Wednesday, April 21, 2010 aerial photo shows oil in the Gulf of Mexico, more than 50 miles southeast of Venice on Louisiana's tip, as the Deepwater Horizon oil rig burns.
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BP’s Solution To Amazon Reef Spill Is A Coral Killing Chemical

Corexit is a chemical dispersant which was used extensively during the Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010, despite evidence that the chemical had harmful effects on sea life in the Gulf of Mexico, BP plans to use it in the case of a spill in the sensitive ecosystem of the Amazon Reef.