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Marine Fuel Oil sampling and testing

International Maritime Organization (IMO) (MEPC 70) approved the Sulphur Content Limit Regulation and the Implementation Scheme of the Global Marine Fuel Oil Sulphur Limit by 2020 published by Maritime Safety Administration, of The People's Republic of China on 23rd Oct. 2019, which states as below: 

From 01st Jan. 2020

The sulphur content of any fuel oil used on ships engaged in international voyages entering the waters under the jurisdiction of the People’s Republic of China shall not exceed 0.50% m/m

From 01st Jan. 2020

The sulphur content of any fuel oil used on board ships of international voyages shall not exceed 0.1% m/m when operating in the inland river emission control area. From 1st January 2022, the sulphur content of any fuel oil used on board ships of international voyages shall not exceed 0.1% m/m when operating in the coastal emission control area in Hainan waters.

From 01st Mar. 2020

The sulphur content of any fuel oil carried for use on board that ship of international voyages shall not exceed 0.50% m/m

 

CTI Marine Environmental Services:

  • Sampling on board
  • Sulphur Content Testing in laboratory (3-5 days in normal, 1 day in case of urgency)

We can provide all items of the Marine Fuel Oil including Density, Kinematic Viscosity, Water, CCAI, Flash Point, pour point, Hydrogen sulfide, PH, ACID Number, Total Sediment Aged, Carbon Residue, Ash, Metal, Calorific Value, Pitch, Compatibility, Appearance, etc.

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