Commercial Fishing Vessel: Pollution Prevention Requirements Mobile App
A United States commercial fishing vessel must be documented with the U.S.
How does it work?
Coast Guard, or issued a number from the state where it is principally used Commercial Fishing Vessel: Pollution Prevention Requirements mobile app provides and easy to use checklist to ensure compliance with the federal regulations applicable to the operation of uninspected commercial fishing vessels. The Refuse Act of 1899 prohibits the throwing, discharging, or depositing of any refuse matter of any kind (including trash, garbage, oil and other liquid pollutants) into the waters of the United States up to three miles from the coastline. The Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) prohibits the discharge of oil or hazardous substances into the waters of the United States. It requires that you immediately notify the Coast Guard if your vessel or facility discharges oil or hazardous substance into the water. You can select 3 different Date formats for your GoCanvas Apps.