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Sludge content onboard is high, what to do?


Sludge, waste oil or oil and water mixture up to 25% of water content could be 
burnt in incinerator. 
Sludge can be disposed from ship to shore reception facility through International 
Discharge Connection, provided at discharge side of Sludge Pump. 
Transferred to another (other) tank. (Indicate tank and total content of tank) 
Incinerated amount, total time of incinerator operation, disposal of oil residue 
(sludge), quantity of retention, tank no. and its capacity, port name, item no. and 
letter code are to be recorded in ORB. (See page 164) 
Reception Certificate attached with ORB.

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