Tanker ship receives major scrubber fine in Hamburg

A tanker vessel has received the largest possible fine for discharging wash water from an open-loop scrubber into the Elbe in the Port of Hamburg. The ship moreover sailed on high-sulfur fuel.

File photo of the Port of Hamburg. None of the ships in the photo are related to the scrubber fine reported. Photo: PR/Port of Hamburg/Michael Lidner

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