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What does MARPOL stand for?

MARPOL stands for International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships

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He said Bahrain was a signatory to the International Convention on Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Co-operation (OPRC) as well as the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships (MARPOL) and co-operates with them on any preparedness plans.
He said Bahrain was a signatory to the International Convention on Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Co-operation (OPRC) as well as the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships (Marpol) and co-operates with them on any preparedness plans.
He was speaking on the sidelines of the opening of the sixth regional steering committee meeting on implementation of Marpol (the name given to the standards and requirements adopted by the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, governing the discharge of oil and other hazardous substances, and garbage).
x] came into force for engines above 130 kilowatts, in the form of Annex VI of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships.
The TESEO initiatives focus on the Ramsar Convention governing the conservation of wetlands, the Kyoto Protocol requiring the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), and the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL).