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Washington State's Voluntary Program for Tankers

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
00-08-020August 2000April 2023
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Author(s) Greg Fitzgearld
Description A compilation of 35 standards addressing operating procedures, personnel policies, management practices, and safety technology for companies participating in Washington State’s Voluntary BAP Program for Tankers. Tanker companies meeting these standards receive public recognition for their commitment to marine safety and environmental stewardship.
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Keywords best achievable protection, vessel, ocean, tank, pollution prevention, marine
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