HC Deb 07 November 1978 vol 957 cc144-5W
Mr. Adley

asked the Secretary of State for Trade if the reference to the Oil Mop device, on page 123 of the Select Committee on Science and Technology report on the "Eleni V", was a reference to the device being developed by Oil Recovery International, of Christchurch, Dorset, or to a device being developed by an American company.

Mr. Clinton Davis

The reference is to "Oil-Mop" devices supplied and operated by OMI Ltd., a subsidiary of Oil Mop Inc. of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.