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22.05.2015 - 12:32 GMT

MEPC Approves Polar Code

MEPC gave approval to the Polar Code and specifically on the new environmental protection chapters. These chapters include the prohibition of any discharges of oil and oily waste whilst in the Pola...... Login to view this article

22.05.2015 - 12:31 GMT

MEPC 68: Review of MARPOL Annex II requirements relating to the discharge requirements for tank washings containing high-viscosity and persistent floating products

The committee considered document MEPC 68/17/2 put forward by Germany et al . proposing to review Annex II of MARPOL and the IBC Code with regards to the discharge requirements relating to the...... Login to view this article

22.05.2015 - 12:29 GMT

MEPC 68: Review of the MARPOL Annex I and Annex II in order to include technically suitable bio-fuels in the scope of MARPOL Annex I

The Committee considered two documents put forward by Brazil and Finland at the previous meeting of the MEPC (papers MEPC 67/16/1 and MEPC 67/INF.10 ) proposing an amendment to MARPOL Annexes I and...... Login to view this article

22.05.2015 - 12:27 GMT

MEPC68: Minimum Power for Safe Manoeuvrability

Following discussions at previous sessions of the committee concerning the “IMO Guidelines for determining minimum propulsion power to maintain the manoeuvrability of ships in adverse conditions” (...... Login to view this article


20.04.2010 - 11:17 GMT

NMVOC Management Plan - FAQs for Training

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16.02.2010 - 12:00 GMT

VOC Manual Guidance

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Tim Wilkins
Regional Manager Asia-Pacific,
Senior Manager, Environmental
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