East China Sea Tanker Explosion Would Be Three Times Worse Than Exxon Valdez Spill

The oil tanker MV Sanchi will cause a spill three times the size of the 1987 Exxon Valdez disaster if it explodes, sinks, and releases its entire cargo of about a million barrels (136,000 tons) into the East China Sea, China’s biggest fishing ground, the Washington Post reports.

Source: East China Sea Tanker Explosion Would Be Three Times Worse Than Exxon Valdez Spill