33 CFR 151.73 - Operating requirements: Discharge of garbage from fixed or floating platforms.
(a) Except as allowed in paragraph (b) of this section, no person may discharge garbage from -
(1) A fixed or floating platform engaged in the exploration, exploitation or associated offshore processing of seabed mineral resources; or
(2) Any ship within 500 meters (1650 feet) of such platforms.
(b) Food waste may be discharged into the surrounding waters from a ship or fixed or floating platform regulated by paragraph (a) of this section if -
(1) It is processed with a grinder or comminuter meeting the standards in § 151.75; and
(2) That ship or fixed or floating drilling rig or platform is beyond 12 nautical miles from nearest land.
Title 33 published on 2015-07-01
The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 33 CFR Part 151 after this date.