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USCG and MARAD conduct validation study on ballast water compliance tools

The US Coast Guard Research Development Center (USCG RDC) and the US Maritime Administration (MARAD) have launched a new study to assess the effectiveness of variable fluorescence-based instruments as compliance tools for ballast water checks.

Under this validation study, both USCG RDC and MARAD will conduct blind testing of field and lab samples at three different sites in the US during Continue reading USCG and MARAD conduct validation study on ballast water compliance tools