New guidelines for inventory of hazardous materials, MEPC.269 (68)

Technical: The new 2015 Guidelines for the Development of the Inventory of Hazardous Materials, RESOLUTION MEPC.269 (68), have been adopted by the MEPC 68 meeting and supersede Resolution MEPC.197 (62) published in 2011. This newsletter summarizes the main changes that will influence the preparation and certification of the Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM).

The major changes include revisions of threshold values, the bulk listing of common items, exemptions, loosely fitted equipment and the listing of radioactive sources...Read the full article in the PDF: