All topics‎ > ‎Marine Pollution‎ > ‎

Release of Chemicals


Pollution (general)

RELEASE OF CHEMICALS OR OIL GAS

  • Stop all operation and inform Master
  • Check compartments pump room, etc.
  • Close cargo / bunker valves
  • Consider risks of explosion prior to start ventilation
  • Locate leakage
  • If it is not possible to enter the compartment, consider transfer of cargo to make the tank empty
  • Inert the tank to be enter
  • Prevent gas to enter accommodation
  • Inform Company and any third party if necessary (especially the P & I Club)
  • Enter all measures and/or actions taken into logbook.