Ballast Water Control and Management Regulations

Version of section 10 from 2011-10-27 to 2017-02-12:

Marginal note:Release of sediment

  •  (1) Sediment that has settled out of ballast water and that results from the routine cleaning of spaces used to carry ballast water taken on board a vessel outside waters under Canadian jurisdiction must not be released into waters under Canadian jurisdiction.

  • Marginal note:Reception facilities

    (2) Disposal of the sediment may be carried out at a reception facility.

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