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USCG & IMO Type Approved ballast water treatment systems

USCG & IMO Type Approved ballast water treatment systems

This list of BWTS suppliers is meant to provide an accessible overview of the available systems while it also provides information on each BWTS’s type-approval status and method of treatment employed as stated on each system’s website. It is not an exhaustive list of all the companies that produce…

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What are the D-1 and D-2 regulation standards?

What are the D-1 and D-2 regulation standards?

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) is responsible for protecting the marine environment from the harmful impacts of shipping. The IMO develops global standards for ships to prevent the spread of invasive species and potentially harmful pathogens with the ability to destroy or disrupt foreign ecosystems…

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What is an international ballast water management certificate?

What is an international ballast water management certificate?

The IMO adopted The Ballast Water Management Convention (the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004) on September 8th 2017. The regulation is meant to prevent the spread of invasive species and potentially harmful…

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USCG & IMO Type Approved ballast water treatment systems

USCG & IMO Type Approved ballast water treatment systems

This list of BWTS suppliers is meant to provide an accessible overview of the available systems while it also provides information on each BWTS’s type-approval status and method of treatment employed as stated on each system’s website. It is not an exhaustive list of all the companies that produce…