Gallery: Exxon Valdez Tanker To Be Broken Up And Recycled As Scrap in I...


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The Exxon Valdez, the tanker that was responsible for the world’s worst oil spill (until the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010), is to be broken up in an Indian ship-breaking yard and sold for scrap. The decision was made by India’s Supreme Court and it will spell the end for the infamous tanker after a notorious career.

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