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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Underwater Ship Husbandry Discharges.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.|
|Additional Subjects||Fouling ; Maintenance ; Water pollution abatement ; Invasive species(Fauna) ; Management ; Pollutants ; Pollution ; Ships ; Sources ; Underwater ; Waste water ; Water ; Best management practices ; Ship husbandry ; Hull husbandry ; Biofouling ; Hull fouling|
Because EPA plans to reissue the Vessel General Permit (VGP), the Agency continues to gather information on vessel wastewater sources while examining technologies that can be used to remove pollutants before discharge into waters of the United States. This document contains updated information on recent developments in best management practices (BMPs) for reducing pollutant discharges during underwater ship husbandry.