List of Polluting Scrubber Installed Vessels

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March 15, 2024
Public Relations

Denmark Takes the Lead in Banning Harmful Scrubbers

Change is coming. And it’s exactly what we’ve been advocating for. Our efforts to have dirty scrubbers and their filthy, toxic washwater banned are coming into fruition as Denmark’s government,

February 19, 2024
Public Relations

Infochemical Disruption Due to Calamitous Scrubber Discharge

The quarterly list of ships installed with polluting scrubbers, which you can find here, has been updated. To no surprise, on the list is Alassia Newships Management Inc. who in 2015 had a Fuel Oil Spill event from their panamax M/V Marathassa

January 11, 2024
Public Relations

Hidden Shipping Activity Equals Hidden Pollution from Toxic Scrubbers

A new study has revealed that we don’t have an accurate account of the number of emissions including toxic scrubber effluent quantities being released daily.

It is a curious situation that the sea, from which life first arose should now be threatened by the activities of one form of that life. But the sea, though changed in a sinister way, will continue to exist; the threat is rather to life itself.


The blue economy must be sustainable. It must not come at the expense of the ocean and marine ecosystem. But, sadly, it has been widely documented that the global marine environment and its resources are being over-exploited at an ever - increasing rate and scale. Growth in this sector- blue growth - must be balanced and sustainable.


With every drop of water you drink, every breath you take, you're connected to the sea. No matter where on Earth you live. Most of the oxygen in the atmosphere is generated by the sea.

Sylvia Earle