US and Canada move to limit Arctic HFO use

The countries will propose a HFO Arctic reduction plan at the IMO’s summer 2017 meeting

The US and Canada have committed to concrete actions to protect and sustain the Arctic ecosystem with the countries beginning a strategy to phase down the use of Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO).

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