Longest continuous burn of oil spill
Elastec / American Marine
United States (,Gulf of Mexico)

The longest continuous oil-spill burn at sea is 11 hours 48 minutes and was started deliberately by Elastec/American Marine, Inc. (USA) ) to remove oil spilled as a result of the explosion on board the Deepwater Horizon oil drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico, USA. The burn occurred on 19 May 2010.