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Annex - Amendments to the 2012 Guidelines on implementation of Effluent Standards and Performance Tests for Sewage Treatment Plants
This document has been consolidated into resolution MEPC.227(64)
1 – Introduction
2 A new paragraph 1.1.3 is added as follows:
"1.1.3 MEPC 69 adopted resolution MEPC. 274(69) amending regulations 1 and 11 of MARPOL Annex IV concerning the Baltic Sea Special Area as well as the appendix to MARPOL Annex IV concerning the Form of the International Sewage Pollution Prevention."
3 A new subparagraph 22.214.171.124 is added as follows:
".3 the phrase "installed on or after 1 January 2016" means:
4 Paragraph 1.2.3 is replaced by the following:
"1.2.3 The requirements of these Guidelines, including those in section 4.2, will apply to sewage treatment plants on:
2 – Definitions
5 Paragraph 2.1 is replaced by the following:
"2.1 Annex IV – the revised Annex IV of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the 1978 and 1997 Protocols (MARPOL), as amended by resolutions MEPC.115(51), MEPC.200(62) MEPC.216(63), MEPC.246(66), MEPC.265(68) and MEPC.274(69)."
4 – Technical specification
6 Paragraphs 4.4 and 4.5 are deleted.
5 – Testing considerations
7 The last sentence of paragraph 5.4.2 is replaced by the following:
"The forms of the Certificate of Type Approval and its appendix are set out in the annexes 1 and 2 to these Guidelines."
The sewage treatment plant was tested and produced an effluent which, on analysis, produces:
The Administration confirms that the sewage treatment plant can operate at angles of inclination of 22.5° in any plane from the normal operating position.Details of the tests and the results obtained are shown on the appendix to this Certificate.
A plate or durable label containing data of the manufacturer's name, type and serial numbers, hydraulic loading and date of manufacture should be fitted on each sewage treatment plant.
A copy of this certificate should be carried on board any ship equipped with the above described sewage treatment plant.