Marpol – The international convention for the prevention of pollution for ships 1973

MARPOL includes six technical annexes:

  1. Annex I: Regulations for the prevention of pollution by oil
  2. Annex II: Regulations for the control of pollution by noxious liquid substances in bulk
  3. Annex III: Regulations for the prevention of pollution by harmful substances carried by sea in packaged form
  4. Annex IV: Regulations for the prevention of pollution by sewage from ships
  5. Annex V: Regulations for the prevention of pollution by garbage from ships
  6. Annex VI: Regulations for the prevention of air pollution from ships