By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Yesterday, Rio’s environment secretary, Carlos Minc, announced that Chevron would be required under state law to undertake an audit to verify the company’s capacity to respond to environmental disasters following the recent oil leak off the coast of Rio de Janeiro.
The audit will be performed by an independent organization chosen by Minc and paid for by Chevron. “It will be an audit . . .