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Chevron's Toxic Legacy in Ecuador's Amazon | by Rainforest Action Network
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Chevron's Toxic Legacy in Ecuador's Amazon

Crude contaminates an open toxic pool in the the Ecuadorean Amazon rainforest near Lago Agrio. It was abandoned by Texaco (now Chevron) after oil drilling operations ended in 1990 and was never remediated.

 

Photo by Caroline Bennett / Rainforest Action Network

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Taken on April 15, 2010