virtual ® 15-Dec-2018 20:19

Code Of Practice On Safety And Efficacy For Marine Fumigation

Year: 2010
Language: english
Author: IMFO
Genre: Convention (rules)
Format: PDF
Quality: eBook
Pages count: 26
Description: The main purpose of marine fumigation (or fumigation in ship's holdscontinued in transit) is to prevent from idle time of ships under fumigation inport. Marine fumigation became possible with introduction of Phosphine (orHydrogen Phosphide) - the only fumigant used for this purpose nowadaysaccording to IMO Recommendations on the Safe Use of Pesticides in Ships. Theprocess of marine fumigation begins with fumigant application to the cargo atload port, continues with fumigant exposure during voyage and ends withdegassing and fumigation efficacy control at discharge port. To provide formaximum safety and achieve the targeted efficiency for this complicated processthe cooperation of all parties involved is essential: traders, fumigators, mariners,stevedores, etc. With the aim to increase the standards of marine fumigation, toimprove cooperation between all parties concerned and to provide forcomprehensive and guaranteed treatment the International Maritime FumigationOrganisation (IMFO) was founded.



Rating: 4.9 / 5 (Votes: 12)

Similar releases

IMSBC code 2020 (incorporating amendment 05-19) - IMO [2019, PDF]
Aluminium Phosphide Fumigation – Fires and Explosions - West P and I Club [2020, PDF]
IMO/ILO/UNECE Code of Practice for Packing of Cargo Transport Units (CTU Code) - IMO/ILO/UNECE…
Shipboard Water Treatment Manual - Ashland Chemical [20??, PDF]
COVID-19: EU Guidance for Cruise Ship Operations - ECDC and EMSA [2020, PDF]
Classification societies – what, why and how?, Updated 2015 - IACS [2011, PDF]
ICS Tanker Safety Guide Liqufied Gas - International Chamber of Shipping [2018, PDF]
Code Of Practice For Organising And Conducting Inspections Of Tankers - SIGTTO [1993, PDF]
Good Maintenance Onboard Ships - ClassNK [2017, PDF]
HAZMAT Training - AEMTC [2005, PPT]
  • Reply

The time now is: Today 14:04

All times are GMT + 3 Hours