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Karen B. / Toxic Waste Ship #117711

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 30, 1988
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(Studio: Barry Serafin) Saga of garbage barge that sailed for five mos. recalled. Report introduced.

(London, England: Mike Lee) Story of Karin B., ship loaded with toxic ind. waste, that has nowhere to go reported; scenes and map shown. Refusals of govts. of Nigeria, Spain, England and Italy to accept ship noted. [British environment minister Virginia BOTTOMLEY - says cargo won't be allowed in British port.] Stmt. from ship's captain about cargo quoted. Legendary ship, Flying Dutchman, recalled.

Lee, Mike;
Serafin, Barry

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