Forbes Living to Report on a Toxic Wreck in an Upcoming Segment

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  • Fort Lauderdale, FL (1888PressRelease) July 21, 2014 - The Forbes Living TV show will look at what was left behind when the Costa Concordia finally left its resting place of two years. It was a tragedy, with the loss of life, but the damaging effects of the accident involving massive cruise ship, Costa Concordia, may not be over. In 2012, human error, and arrogance, brought the ship too close to underground rocks off of the Tuscany coast of Italy, resulting in the ship overturning and spending the next two years lying on its side, awash in Mediterranean waters. A ship like that carries a lot of different chemicals, chiefly diesel fuel and oil. An even bigger fear is that during the towing of the wreck to a scrapyard in Genoa, the hull may breach and spill even more fuel, oil, sewage and plastic debris. The Italian authorities are anxious to protect the delicate coastline along the west coast of Italy, which is a vital haven for tourists and wildlife.

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