By 2007, in the aftermath of the Exxon Valdez oil spill, there were still over 120,000 liters of oil trapped in the Alaskan coastline and surrounding seas. In need of creative solutions to respond to the pervasive problem, the Oil Spill Recovery Institute ran a number of challenges with InnoCentive, to benefit from out-of-the-box solutions tailored to the needs of the problem. Below is a more in depth look at the “Breaking the Viscous Shear of Crude Oil” Challenge and solution.
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If you’re a senior leader with managerial oversight or influence over your organization’s innovation initiatives or R&D function, this guide will provide you with fresh, new ideas and methods for tackling complex business problems and innovation challenges.