Petrobras reported Wednesday
that a 16,000 l oil spill of Nigerian crude
off the city of Angra dos Reis was contained by booms
and 63 support vessels.
The spill happened Tuesday evening
during the unloading and loading [sic] of the Brotas tanker.
Petrobras said 500 of its employees were involved
in the spill containment efforts,
and they said this type of oil evaporates quickly.