Marpol. Marpol 73/78 convention. Marpol 73/. ANNEX II Regulations for the control of pollution by noxious liquid substances in bulk. Annex II to. Annex iii regulations. ANNEX I oil pollution prevention and regulations. ANNEX IV Regulations for the prevention of pollution by sewage from ships. ANNEX V Regulations for the prevention of pollution by garbage from ships. ANNEX VI Regulations for the prevention of air pollution from ships.
MARPOL 73/78 is the main international agreement to which the associated countries undertook to prohibit any intentional oil and its mixtures and residues, and other harmful substances, sewage and garbage, transported by their flag vessels or vessels for the following operating process and emissions.
Inland marine waters, ports, water areas, water use areas, sanitary protection zones, the highest category fishery areas and zones of reserves of any oily mixture discharge is prohibited. All aboard to accumulates, oil blends, have to be clean ballast waters have to be transferred to reception facilities. If there is no port reception facilities for oily mixtures and clean ballast water must be kept on board until the possibility permitted by dumping or transfer of these pollutants to port.
It came into force in April 1987. The harmful substances contained in oil belonging to different chemical substances are divided, primarily into two groups according to their shipping method. The first group consists of liquid hazardous materials transported filled into tankers or chemical treated as combined vessels with dense pour these substances. The second group - harmful substances transported by ship packages, so-called dangerous goods.