What are regulations regarding Discharge of Noxious Liquid Substance ?

Following are regulations regarding discharge of noxious liquid substance-

  • The discharge into the sea of substances in Category A is prohibited.
  • The discharge into the sea of substances in Category B and C is prohibited except when all the following conditions are satisfied
    • The ship is proceeding en route at a speed of at least 7 knots
    • The procedures and arrangements for discharge are approved by the Administration
    • The maximum quantity of cargo discharged from each tank shall in no case exceed the greater of 1 m or 1/3000 of he tank capacity in m
    • The discharge is made below the waterline
    • The discharge is made at a distance of not less than 12 nautical miles from the nearest land
  • Ventilation procedures approved by the Administration may be used.

 manish-mayank

Leave a Comment

From Marine Enclyopedia to MARINE GYAAN ACADEMY in Lucknow - Preparing YOUTH to become SEAFARERS ( for IMU-CET and various courses) From Marine Enclyopedia to MARINE GYAAN ACADEMY in Lucknow - Preparing YOUTH to become SEAFARERS ( for IMU-CET and various courses) From Marine Enclyopedia to MARINE GYAAN ACADEMY in Lucknow - Preparing YOUTH to become SEAFARERS ( for IMU-CET and various courses) From Marine Enclyopedia to MARINE GYAAN ACADEMY in Lucknow - Preparing YOUTH to become SEAFARERS ( for IMU-CET and various courses)