INTERTANKO issues its Practical Guide to Revisions to MARPOL Annex II

INTERTANKO is pleased to advise that it has this week issued its Practical Guide to the Revisions to MARPOL Annex II. This contains 40-plus pages of practical guidance regarding the revisions to MARPOL Annex II , the associated revisions to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code), including the effects upon the carriage of vegetable oils, update on the USCG Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular (NVIC) to implement MARPOL Annex II, and a full comparison list of products indicating today's pollution category and ship type requirements and what the revised ship type and pollution category will be on 1st January 2007.


The Guide can be downloaded from our web site (click here to view) or can be obtained in hard copy. Members requiring hard copies for the office or to place onboard their ships are requested to contact Sally Woulfe.


Contact: Howard Snaith or Margaret Doyle