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Articles In This Issue
The occurrence, containment and treatment of hydrocarbon seeps along creeks and surface water bodies are problematic for both compliance and aesthetics reasons. Numerous controls and remedial alternatives can be evaluated and implemented, but the actual long-term effectiveness and viability can be mixed.
The long-awaited changes to the Global Reporting Initiative's (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Guidelines were rolled out in Amsterdam in May. The revised guidelines, known as the GRI G4, represent the fourth generation of the reporting framework and the first major revision since 2006.