Magnetic Soap May Help Clean Up Spilled Oil
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Friday, January 27, 2012 at 1:00 PM
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BP released millions of gallons of dispersants to break up oil from the Deepwater Horizon disaster. But what if dispersants could be sucked up again after doing their job? Chemist Julian Eastoe talks about an iron-containing soap he's created that can be recaptured using a magnet.

   
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