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 1 The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC), at its sixty-second session (11 to 15 July 2011), approved the Guidance on scaling of ballast water management systems developed by the Sub-Committee on Bulk Liquids and Gases (BLG) at its fifteenth session (7 to 11 February 2011), disseminated as BWM.2/Circ.33.

 2 MEPC 72 (9 to 13 April 2018) considered and approved a revision of the Guidance in order to reflect the requirements of the Code for Approval of Ballast Water Management Systems (resolution MEPC.300(72)),footnote as set out in the annex.

 3 Member Governments and international organizations are invited to bring the annexed Guidance to the attention of all parties concerned.

 4 This circular supersedes BWM.2/Circ.33.footnote

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