Tell me it's "un-American"? Tell that to every Louisiana fishermen and their families.
This is all going to work out so well.
- BP has told the Environmental Protection Agency that it cannot find a safe, effective and available dispersant to use instead of Corexit, and will continue to use that chemical application to help break up the growing spill in the Gulf of Mexico. BP was responding to an EPA directive Thursday that gave BP 24 hours to identify a less toxic alternative to Corexit -- and 72 hours to start using it -- or provide the Coast Guard and EPA with a "detailed description of the alternative dispersants investigated, and the reason they believe those products did not meet the required standards.
From reports on the ground it's sounding like BP is just claiming as their own territory anywhere the oil goes. It's like their invading army.