PETROLEUM CAUSES HAZARDOUS LONG EFFECTS THAT CAN AFFECT
THE ENVIRONMENT FOR DECADES
Oil dependency is an ever-increasing global problem that affects us all and destroys
The long term effects of the Gulf oil spill give ample evidence of the
devastating impact petroleum has on human as well as plant and animal life.
Consumers are as much to blame for these problems as the big companies and
governments. It is the consumer who makes the ultimate choice of using petroleum-
based products instead of other eco-friendly alternatives.