MARPOL Consolidated Edition

International
Unconsolidated
In Force

Abstract

The International Convention for the Prevention of Pollut…

Industrial Sector(s)

Document Type

Topics

Uncategorized

The International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (MARPOL Convention), is concerned with preserving the marine environment through the prevention of pollution by oil and other harmful substances and the minimization of accidental discharge of such substances. Its technical content is laid out in six Annexes, the first five of which were adopted by the 1973 Convention, as modified by a 1978 Protocol. These Annexes cover pollution of the sea by oil, by noxious liqui...

Access of over 200,000 regulatory documents, standards and other obligations. Track changes with a free 20 day trial account : Create an account today.