IMO Provisional Categorization of Liquid Substances

The IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) has issued Circular 8 entitled Provisional Categorization of Liquid Substances, which can be downloaded from the IMO web site.

The Annexes to the Circular provide lists of noxious liquid substances, country abbreviations, oil-like substances, substances not shipped in pure form, tripartite contact addresses, manufacturers authorized to conduct pollutant-only assessments, lube-oil additives, hydrocarbon families, and cleaning additives.