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Chemical Cargoes

Analysis of the basic features of chemical cargoes loading

Chemical Cargoes: Properties, Compatibility and Handling

Analysis of the basic features of chemical cargoes loading.

Description

The training material presents and explains the basic peculiarities and limitations concerning the handling of chemical loads as well as the properties of the specific loads and their handling based on them. At the same time, it lists and analyzes the required additional checks to be carried out prior to the loading of chemical cargoes on board.

The interactive exercises included in this chapter facilitate understanding and familiarity with the use of the applicable Load Compatibility Rules and Codes.

Subjects included in the chapter Chemical Cargoes: Properties, Compatibility and Handling are as follows:

  • Introduction
  • MARPOL Annex II – NLS Substances
  • IBC Code
  • Chemical Tanker Cargoes
  • Basic Properties and loading limitations
  • Chemical Families and their properties
  • US Compatibility Chart
  • CHRIS Code
  • FOSFA & NIOP
  • Additional checks prior accepting cargo
  • Handling Chemical cargoes