Arctic Heavy Fuel Oil Ban Arctic States Must Drop Climate-Warming Loopholes

HFO ban infographic - are you ready?

As an International Maritime Organization (IMO) ban on the use and carriage heavy fuel oil (HFO) by Arctic shipping comes into force today, the Clean Arctic Alliance calls on IMO member states, particularly Arctic coastal countries, to implement the Arctic HFO ban and enforce it fully with immediate effect – without resorting to loopholes.