Oxy's strategy on environment community issues key to success of project in Ecuador's rain forest. B. Williams. OGJ, 21 April 1997, 95(16), 44--46, 48, 49.
Details are given of the comprehensive strategy implemented by Occidental Exploration Production Co., of strict environmental protection measures and aggressive community relations initiatives in its oil operations in the rain forests of eastern Ecuador. Details are given of the background, environmental guidelines, environmental management plan, indigenous people, community developments, and public health.