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Environmental groups seek ban on oil shipments in older railroad tank cars

(Source: Associated Press, July 15, 2014)

SEATTLE — Environmental groups asked the U.S. Department of Transportation to immediately ban shipments of volatile crude oil in older railroad tank cars, citing oil train wrecks and explosions and the agency's own findings that accidents pose an imminent hazard.

Full story: ABC News

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

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