Oct 03

MT COATLICUE has started to dispose of Slop and Sludge before berthing to Gemak Shipyard.

Ship Waste Management
With the Management of Waste From Ships, İSTAÇ will dispose of approximately 185.00 m³ of petroleum and petroleum-derived wastes, sewage, garbage, and flue gas filtration wastes per year, calling at ports or transiting through ports within the borders of Istanbul, by the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL). They were collected from ships. Petroleum and petroleum-derived wastes are sent to licensed recycling facilities after the preliminary dewatering process at Haydarpaşa Waste Reception Facility. Thus, approximately 26,000 m³ of oil and petroleum-derived waste is recycled to the economy annually.

Waste Collection Service 24 hours a day, seven days a week
We collect seven days and 24 hours with 10 Annex-I and Annex-IV waste collection vessels, 3 Annex-V waste collection vessels, and 3 Annex-I and Annex-IV waste collection land tankers.

The wastes we accept from ships are as follows:

Waste Produced by Ships

  • Marpol 73/78 Annex-I petroleum and petroleum-derived wastes (Bilge, Sludge, Waste Oil, Dirty Ballast, etc.)
  • Marpol 73/78 Annex-IV Wastewater,
  • Marpol 73/78 Annex-V Garbage waste
  • Marpol 73/78 Annex-VI Exhaust Gas Cleaning Residues Cargo Wastes

Slop wastes within the scope of Annex-I of Marpol 73/78
Waste of Toxic Liquid Substances within the scope of Annex-II of Marpol 73/78
Packaging, cargo stacking, and lashing materials, cargo residues, warehouse washing waters within the range of Marpol 73/78 Annex-V
We process Marpol 73/78 Annex-I petroleum and petroleum-derived wastes in our licensed Haydarpaşa Ship Waste Treatment Facility for dewatering and chemical treatment and bring them back to the economy.

Marpol 73/78 Annex-IV Sewage wastes are delivered to the nearest wastewater treatment plant through the İSKİ collector connected to the wastewater treatment plant. These wastewaters are treated by İSKİ in state-of-the-art facilities and return to nature without harming the environment.

We safely dispose of Marpol 73/78 Annex-V Garbage wastes in the sanitary landfills in Kemerburgaz, Odayeri, and Kömürcüoda.

Marpol 73/78 Annex-VI Exhaust Gas Cleaning Residues İSTAÇ A.Ş. It is sent to the Industrial Wastes Unit for disposal.