OIL SPILL: BP STARTS PUMPING CEMENT INTO GULF WELL

Pubblicato il 5 agosto 2010 17:31 | Ultimo aggiornamento: 5 agosto 2010 17:31

BP has started to plug the oil well in the Gulf of Mexico with cement, after a go-ahead from the US Government. The company issued a communique’ saying that the definitive closure of the well began at 4.15pm Italian time. “The aim of the procedure is to seal off the well”, said the communique’