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SEA\LNG Calls for Compliance and Enforcement Commitment as 2020 Sulfur Cap Looms

By MarEx 2017-08-15 15:08:30

SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition working to facilitate and accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, urges the...

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Kuwait Cleans Up Oil Spill in Persian Gulf

By MarEx 2017-08-14 20:14:59

The government of Kuwait said Monday that it has contained a large oil spill near Al-Zour, and it expects to finish the cleanup of adjacent shorelines within a...

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Palm Oil Cleanup Continues on Hong Kong's Beaches

By MarEx 2017-08-11 19:35:58

Cleanup efforts continue on Hong Kong's beaches, which have been been hit by a spill of thousands of tonnes of semisolid palm oil.   The oil was released in...

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New York Crushes Ivory for World Elephant Day

By Wendy Laursen 2017-08-11 18:39:14

Saturday August 12 is World Elephant Day, and in the lead-up, a massive ivory crush was performed in New York. On August 3, New York State’s Dept of Environmental...

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Norway and California Team Up on Decarbonization

By MarEx 2017-08-09 20:37:55

California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. has welcomed Norway to the Under2 Coalition - the global pact of cities, states and countries committed to limiting the increase in...

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NOAA Issues Cyclone Season Warning

By MarEx 2017-08-09 20:13:49

On August 9, NOAA issued an update for its 2017 hurricane season outlook, predicting an above-normal season. The season has the potential to be extremely active and could be...

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Seafood Supply Chain Code of Practice Published

By MarEx 2017-08-09 03:09:31

A new voluntary Code of Practice for due diligence and fair working practices in the fisheries sector has been published.  The Code of Practice Publicly Available...

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Scientists Report Record "Dead Zone" Off U.S. Gulf Coast

By MarEx 2017-08-04 17:57:09

A team led by researchers from Louisiana State University has measured the largest anoxic "dead zone" in the Gulf of Mexico ever recorded.  The 8,800 square...

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Spanish Authorities Fine Illegal Fishing Operators

By MarEx 2017-08-04 03:09:54

On Wednesday, the Spanish government announced that six Spanish nationals and six Spanish companies involved in illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in the...

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Seaspan Corp. Selects DNV GL for EU MRV Compliance

By MarEx 2017-08-02 12:52:17

Leading container ship lessor Seaspan Corporation has selected DNV GL to provide EU Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) services for its entire fleet. The...

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