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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Ballast Water Self Monitoring.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.|
|Additional Subjects||Ballast ; Waste water ; Water treatment ; Monitoring ; Requirements ; Ships ; Sources ; Standards ; Water ; Water supplies ; Ballast water ; Treatment systems ; Discharge ; Vgp(Vessel general permit)|
Because EPA plans to reissue the Vessel General Permit (VGP), the Agency continues gathering information on vessel wastewater sources while examining treatment technologies that can be used before discharge into waters of the United States. This document contains updated information on both recent developments in ballast water treatment technologies and the monitoring requirements to verify ballast water treatment systems are functioning properly.