Grateful acknowledgement is made to the following sources:

Photographs and images

Oil distillation column: Oxford Science Programme Book1, published by Oxford University Press, p. 92 (1990)

Oil rig: [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] (Accessed 2008)

Map of the Niger Delta: events/ 2005/ 1107_niger.html (Accessed 2008)


Nigeria’s oil industry: Adapted from (Accessed 2008)

Ecological footprint: (Accessed 2008)

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Resource 5: Lesson plan: Finding the best waste material ball