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Spill pollutes Balikpapan waters

  • Nurni Sulaiman

    The Jakarta Post

Balikpapan | Wed, June 10 2009 | 10:03 am
Spill pollutes Balikpapan waters

PREMIUM No white beach: Members of the Manggar Youth Forum clean up an oil slick on Batakan beach, Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, on Tuesday. The oil spill was believed to have come from a leaking oil tanker. JP/Nurni Sulaiman An unidentified black viscous substance, believed to be oil, has contaminated a 7-kilometer stretch of seawater near Batakan beach, 1.5 kilometers off the coast of Balikpapan ...