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In terms of the number of incidents, there were no large spills (>700 tonnes) recorded for 2012 and, although 7 medium sized spills (7-700 tonnes) were recorded, up from 2010 and 2011, they resulted in less oil being spilt overall.

These figures are good news for tanker operators and governments alike as they work to continually improve both safety and environmental performance.
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Further details on the number and quantity of spills from tanker accidents since 1970, together with figures and tables, are available on the statistics page of ITOPF’s website and in ITOPF’s annual statistics package.

29th January 2013

Companies Profiles

UMAR – WSR

UMAR – WSR

UMAR – WSR was founded in 2000, to offer Superior maritime products and services to ship owners and ship management companies. At WSR, worldwide resources are our greatest asset and the most important differentianing factor. At UMAR, our philosophy t...

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Partners Press Releases

Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubbers

Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubbers

Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubbers allow the continued use of HFO while meeting the emission limits for operation in ECAs. Now in its second generation, the system has been installed on roughly 65 vessels, including two full-scale pilot installations and t...

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