Regional sulphur emission limits at a glance

Kristin Urdahl, Senior Loss Prevention Executive at Arendal, has noted in an article on the Gard web site that recent attention had focused on the reduction of the global sulphur cap from 3.50% to 0.50%. However, she reminded members that there were lower sulphur level requirements in designated MARPOL emission control areas and areas defined by regional governmental entities. The web site has printed a round-up of such areas and the limits that apply, obtainable at: