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Garbage Discharges. Do you know the requirements?

The disposal of all garbage into the sea from vessels is prohibited, except in some limited circumstances. Under MARPOL Annex V, garbage includes all kinds of food waste, domestic waste and operational waste, all plastics, cargo residues, incinerator ashes, cooking oil, fishing gear, and animal carcasses generated during the normal operation of the vessel. Food […]