5.74 million metric tons

of oil have been spilled as a result of tanker incidents from 1970 to 2014

572

oil spills since 1970
that have spilled over 7 metric tons of oil

7,000+

marine animals have been killed in the Gulf of Mexico

7+

species listed as endangered

1,600+ miles

of shorelines impacted by oil spills

$40 billion

in estimated damages to the environment in a single spill from 2010

$1.5+ trillion

in combined yearly revenue
of the top 4 oil companies in the world