Petroleum transportation on the seas has alarmed the world's population to the possibility of despoiling the oceans beyond the tolerance limits for food chain survival. New solutions to waste disposal are necessary. The intentional discharge of oily wastes by tankers must be stopped. Five methods of doing this are examined and the economic cost for each system is presented.

  • Corporate Authors:

    International Association for Pollution Control

    Conference on Pollution Control in the Maritime Industries
    Washington, DC  United States  20006
  • Authors:
    • Dillon, E S
  • Publication Date: 1972-5

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 20 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00035596
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 13 1973 12:00AM