“CAULIFLOWER” oil near Biloxi tests positive for THREE ingedients in ‘COREXIT’ — “Never seen it that thick before” says photographer
August 31st, 2010
Multiple sightings of ‘strangely textured’ oil from Biloxi to Mobile
Ben Raines with another intriguing report for the Press-Register.
Raines goes over some of the findings of a team of scientists working for attorney Stuart H. Smith who explored the Mississippi Sound earlier this month.
“I’d never seen [oil] that thick before. It looked like cauliflower [PHOTO]. I had never seen it that texture before,” said Jerry Moran, a photographer who made the trip with the scientists.
“This weathered oil was encountered in the Mississippi Sound near Biloxi on August 9,” reported Raines.
The scientists found that the cauliflower-like oil “tested positive for several of the main ingredients in the Corexit dispersant,” according to the article.