Malaysia bans open-loop ship scrubbers ahead of IMO 2020 rule

Malaysia bans open-loop ship scrubbers ahead of IMO 2020 rule

Malaysiakini - News·2019-11-19 05:01

Malaysia has prohibited the use of open-loop scrubbers by ships plying Malaysian waters, as Southeast Asia's third-largest economy joins the growing number of nations adopting new industry guidelines on reducing sea pollution.

New regulations from the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) will require shippers to adopt more environmentally-friendly measures to manage their fleets, including reducing the sulfur content in fuels used in their vessels from Jan 1, 2020.

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