Oil Spill Reported Saturday Local authorities responded to a reported oil spill early Saturday morning. According to the White County Sheriff’s Department incident report, Deputy Sheriff Randy Graves was notified of the spill around 5:30 Saturday morning. Graves located the spill, which apparently began at 1500 East... Read More.
Elastec Holds Oil Spill Workshop Over the past decade Elastec has been conducting oil spill workshops to simulate an oil spill recovery. The workshops have been getting larger and gaining more attention worldwide. Elastec, which is based in Carmi, Illinois has attracted people from all over... Read More.
An oil pipeline has leaked an estimated 48,000 gallons of diesel fuel into the Wabash River near Mt. Carmel according to the Illinois EPA. The Wabash County Sheriff’s Department received a call about a strong smell of diesel on Monday morning and confirmed a petroleum... Read More.