IMO guidelines – 2020 sulphur cap implementation

( The IMO’s 2019 guidelines on consistent implementation of 0.50% sulfur limit under MARPOL Annex VI adopted by resolution MEPC.320(74) are now available.

These comprehensive guidelines include a template for a “Fuel Oil Non-Availability Report (FONAR)” set out in Appendix 1 and a “Technical review of identified possible potential safety implications associated with the use of 2020 compliant fuels” set out in appendix 2.

The IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) adopted the guidelines at its 74th session (May 13-17).

Click below to download the IMO circular:

For more relevant articled on 2020 Sulphur limits, click here.


Source: IMO


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