Ukrainian Ports to Become Deeper and Greener

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USPA is making Ukrainian ports greener through a new concept.

Pollution from Shipping Dips in EU, Report Shows

Air pollution from SOx emitted from ships has substantially dropped over the past years, a new EC report shows.

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Former Vessel Captain Convicted of Oily Waste Dumping

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Native Sun's former captain found guilty of discharging oily waste into the ocean, according to the U.S. Department ...

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SEALNG Supports IMO Carriage Ban of Non-Compliant Fuels

Coalition urges formal approval of draft amendments to the MARPOL Convention at MEPC 72.

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MARPOL Amendments Enter into Force

Ship fuel oil reporting requirements and amendments to MARPOL enter into force.

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Sanchi Pollution May Reach Japan's Ryukyu Islands

Water polluted by Sanchi oil tanker may reach coral reefs in Japan's Ryukyu Island chain.

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MARPOL Revisions to Enter into Force from March 2018

Amendments to MARPOL Annex V will enter into force on March 1, 2018, according to DNV GL.

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Kea Trader Clean Up Efforts Continue, No Pollution at Site

Pollution control plan amended after grounded containership Kea Trader broke in two.

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Update: No Surface Pollution from Agia Zoni II in Salamina

Almost a month after the oil tanker Agia Zoni II sank off the Port of Piraeus, causing an oil spill in the area, ...

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Tanker Sinks off Greece, Oil Clean-Up Ops Launched

Oil spill clean-up operations have been launched off the coast of Salamina, Greece after a 3,205 dwt oil tanker ...

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Australia Fines Adani for Abbot Point Pollution

Mining giant Adani has been fined for breaching pollution limits from its Abbot Point coal terminal in ...

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Shipping Duo Pays USD 1.9 Mn for Pollution Crimes

Egyptian Tanker Company and Singapore-based Thome Ship Management have pleaded guilty in federal court in Beaumont, ...

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AIDA Cruises Rejects Undercover Pollution Findings

German cruise line AIDA Cruises has refuted the pollution accusations by environmental association Nature And ...

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EU Policy Makers Urged to Cut Pollution from Shipping

Environmental experts are ringing the alarm bell and calling upon European policy makers to urgently adopt policies ...

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Aegean Pleads Guilty to US Pollution Charges

Greece-based tanker operator Aegean Shipping Management, S.A., has pleaded guilty in federal court in Charleston, ...

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Nor-Shipping: Tackling Ocean Pollution

As an estimated 5 trillion pieces of plastic garbage are currently polluting ocean habitats, the international ...

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US DOJ Slaps Polluters with Over USD 363Mn in Fines in 2016

The US Department of Justice’s Environment and Natural Resources Division imposed criminal penalties to the amount ...

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Ocean Hope Engineers Get Prison for Pollution Crimes

Two Philippine engineers were sentenced to serve jail time for obstructing a US Coast Guard inspection in July 2015 ...

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Doorae Fined Again for Violating US Anti-Pollution Laws

South Korean maritime company Doorae Shipping Co. pleaded guilty for violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from ...

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Tanker Manager, Owner Face Multiple Charges in US

A federal grand jury in Charleston, South Carolina, has returned indictment charging Aegean Shipping Management ...

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German Firm Fined USD 1 Mn for Covering Up Oil Dumping

German shipping company MST Mineralien Schiffahrt Spedition und Transport GmbH, the owner and operator of M/V ...

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FoE: Cruise Industry Gets “F” for Transparency

There is an ongoing lack of initiative by cruise companies to install technologies that reduce their air and water ...

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