NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 30, 2010
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(Grand Isle, Louisiana: Lisa Myers) The impact of the chemical dispersants used by BP to break up the oil examined; scenes shown of a morgue for dead dolphins and sea turtles; details given of a warning about the risks to marine life and human health and the position of COREXIT maker Nalco. [Institute for Marine Mammal Studies Megan BROADWAY- worries about the dolphins.] [Toxicologist Joe GRIFFITH- says the dispersed oil is more likely to be toxic than the crude oil itself.] [Toxicologist William SAWYER- says we have evidence that the dispersant has increased the toxicity from the spill.]
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