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oil sands

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oil sands
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Oil sands, tar sands or, more technically, bituminous sands, are loose sand or partially consolidated sandstone saturated with a dense and extremely viscous form of petroleum technically referred to as bitumen.
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SOURCE Adapted from Energy Statistics Regulation EC 1099/2008 .
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