Updated pollution prevention equipment circular issued by IMO

The IMO has issued a Circular MEPC.5/Circ.8 updating the list of pollution prevention equipment required by MARPOL 73/78 that has been approved by various flag administrations. Among the types of equipment listed are oil filtering equipment; oil content meters; oil/water interface detectors; sewage treatment plants; shipboard incinerators; and 15 ppm bilge separators.

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