In 2003 the Prestige Oil Tanker sinks off Spanish Coast. One year after the sinking Spanish Government decides to clean up the coastline. Tenders are called for the clean up operation.
S200 Oil Gone was selected from 30 worldwide products as the preferred treatment to clean up the Spanish Coast.
Initial budget EURO 500,000
Spain continues to use S-200C on the cleanup and will expand usage over the next 5 years
S-200C is the material of choice even for weathered hydrocarbons as proven by the continuing use as the clean up tool for a 5 year old spill
Contaminants: Bunker C