Call for for Switch to Cleaner Shipping Fuel To Cut Arctic Black Carbon Emissions

Infographic: How to regulate and control black carbon emissions from shipping

As a meeting of the IMO’s Pollution Prevention and Response committee opens today, the Clean Arctic Alliance calls for radical reduction in impact of black carbon emissions from shipping on Arctic sea and glacier ice, by putting in place a compulsory requirement for ships across the whole Arctic to use cleaner fuels by switching to distillate fuels.