16 January 2024

Centre for Environmental Justice and IPEN – X-Press Pearl: A ‘new kind of oil spill’ – Report

X Press Pearl: A ‘new kind of oil spill’. A toxic mix plastics and invisible chemicals report explores the complex nature of the environmental disaster. 

Within local communities, 107 fishermen and other locals were interviewed. This report also reviews the chemical pollutants and their potential consequences, the socio- economic impacts and and how to move forward to mitigate the situation and to prevent future similar disasters.

Author
Dani Whitlock