Chapter 4. Maritime Oil Transport and Pollution Prevention

  1. Myer Kutz2 and
  2. Ali Elkamel3
  1. Sabah A. Abdul-Wahab

Published Online: 1 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470432747.ch4

Environmentally Conscious Fossil Energy Production

Environmentally Conscious Fossil Energy Production

How to Cite

Abdul-Wahab, S. A. (2009) Maritime Oil Transport and Pollution Prevention, in Environmentally Conscious Fossil Energy Production (eds M. Kutz and A. Elkamel), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470432747.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Delmar, NY, USA

  2. 3

    University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Author Information

  1. Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 NOV 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470233016

Online ISBN: 9780470432747

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Keywords:

  • maritime oil transport and pollution prevention;
  • oil spill detection in seawater;
  • marine environment protection;
  • oxides of nitrogen emissions - from ships at Berth;
  • oil spills - tremendous impact on environment and economy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • First Case Study: Detection of Oil Spill in Seawater

  • Second Case Study: Protection of the Marine Environment

  • Third Case Study: Oxides of Nitrogen Emissions from Ships at Berth

  • Conclusions

  • References