Alfa Laval's customers favor open-loop scrubbers

The open-loop scrubbers, which are being criticized for emitting sulfur and particles into the water, are the most popular ones among shipowners, the head of Alfa Laval's marine division tells ShippingWatch.

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Open-loop scrubbers, closed-loop scrubbers or hybrid systems that can function as open-loop or closed-loop as necessary.

Those are the three main options shipowners have when opting for scrubbers as their solution to comply with the IMO sulfur cap, which is rapidly approaching and set to come into force at the turn of the year.

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