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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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Regency received a whopping $250,000 fine this spring for violations of MARPOL, the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships.
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.