SCF tanker spilled oil at Santos, Brazil
An unknown quantity of diesel oil was spilled during offloading of tanker NS STELLA at Ilha Barnabe Oil Terminal, Santos, Brazil, in the evening Sep 16. Faulty valve said to be the cause of an accident, oil was pouring into harbor waters for some ten minutes. Clean-up is underway, together with investigation. On Sep 18 authorities are to name culprits and determine sum of fine.