Accession Number : ADA553158


Title :   Underwater Ship Husbandry Discharges


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jul 2010-30 Nov 2011


Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a553158.pdf


Report Date : Nov 2011


Pagination or Media Count : 28


Abstract : Because EPA plans to reissue the Vessel General Permit (VGP), the Agency continues to gather information on vessel wastewater sources while examining technologies that can be used to remove pollutants before discharge into waters of the United States. This document contains updated information on recent developments in best management practices (BMPs) for reducing pollutant discharges during underwater ship husbandry.


Descriptors :   *FOULING , *MAINTENANCE , *WATER POLLUTION ABATEMENT , INVASIVE SPECIES(FAUNA) , MANAGEMENT , POLLUTANTS , POLLUTION , SHIPS , SOURCES , UNDERWATER , WASTE WATER , WATER


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Water Pollution and Control


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE