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International Maritime Conventions Legislation Amendment Bill 2001
Schedule 2 Taking of measures to protect the sea from pollution by substances discharged from ships

   

Protection of the Sea (Powers of Intervention) Act 1981

1  Subsection 3(1) (definition of Protocol )

Repeal the definition, substitute:

Protocol means the Protocol Relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Pollution by Substances other than Oil, 1973 (being the Protocol a copy of whose English text is set out in Schedule 2), as affected by the following resolutions of the Marine Environment Protection Committee of the International Maritime Organization revising the list of substances to be annexed to the Protocol:

                     (a)  the resolution adopted on 4 July 1991 (being the resolution a copy of whose English text is set out in Schedule 3);

                     (b)  the resolution adopted on 10 July 1996 (being the resolution a copy of whose English text is set out in Schedule 4).

2  At the end of the Act

Add:

Schedule 4 Resolution MEPC. 72(38) by Marine Environment Protection Committee

Note:       See subsection 3(1).

   

   

REVISION OF THE ANNEX (LIST OF SUBSTANCES) TO THE PROTOCOL RELATING TO INTERVENTION ON THE HIGH SEAS IN CASES OF POLLUTION BY SUBSTANCES OTHER THAN OIL OF 2 NOVEMBER 1973

 

THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION COMMITTEE,

 

            NOTING Resolution 26 of the International Conference on Marine Pollution, 1973 which requested the appropriate body designated by the Organization to establish, not later than 30 November 1974, the list of substances to be annexed to the Protocol relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Pollution by Substances Other than Oil, 1973 (the 1973 Intervention Protocol),

 

            NOTING FURTHER Resolution A.296(VIII) by which the Assembly designated the Committee as the appropriate body referred to in Articles I and III of the above-mentioned Protocol,

 

            RECALLING Resolution MEPC.49(31) by which the Committee adopted on 4 July 1991 an amended list to replace the original list annexed to the Protocol,

 

            RECALLING FURTHER that it had approved, at its thirty-fifth session, the Criteria for the Selection of Substances for Inclusion in the Annex to the 1973 Intervention Protocol,

 

            NOTING ALSO that the 1992 amendments to the IBC Code and Amendment 27 of the IMDG Code had entered into force,

 

            HAVING CONSIDERED the proposed amendments to Appendix 2, noxious liquid substances carried in bulk, and Appendix 3, harmful substances carried in packaged form, prepared by the Secretariat in accordance with the above-mentioned criteria and taking into account the recent amendments to the IBC and IMDG Codes,

 

1.         ADOPTS, by the required two-thirds majority of the Parties to the 1973 Intervention Protocol present and voting in the Committee, the amended list which appears in the Annex to this Resolution;

 

2.         REQUESTS the Secretary-General to communicate the amended list to all Parties to the 1973 Intervention Protocol in accordance with Article III, paragraph 5, for acceptance, and to inform them that the amended list shall be deemed to have been accepted at the end of the period of six months after it has been communicated, unless within that period an objection to these amendments has been communicated to the Organi zation by not less than one third of the Parties, and that the amended list shall enter into force three months after it has been deemed to have been accepted; and

 

3.         REQUESTS FURTHER the Secretary-General to annex copies thereof to the authentic text of the Protocol in accordance with Article I, paragraph 2(a), once the amended list has been accepted in accordance with Article III, paragraph 6, to replace the existing list.

 

ANNEX

 

LIST OF SUBSTANCES

 

APPENDIX 1

 

OIL CARRIED IN BULK AS LISTED IN APPENDIX I TO ANNEX I OF MARPOL 73/78 OTHER THAN THOSE COVERED BY THE 1969 INTERVENTION CONVENTION

 

Asphalt solutions

 

Blending stocks

Roofers flux

Straight run residue

 

Oils

 

Clarified

Road oil

Transformer oil

Aromatic oil (excluding vegetable oil)

Mineral oil

Motor oil

Penetrating oil

Spindle oil

Turbine oil

 

Distillates

 

Straight run

Flashed feed stocks

 

Gas oil

 

Cracked

 

Naphtha

 

Solvent

Petroleum

Heartcut distillate oil

 

Gasoline blending stocks

 

Alkylates - fuel

Reformates

Polymer - fuel

 

Gasolines

 

Casinghead (natural)

Automotive

Aviation

Straight run

Fuel oil No. 1 (Kerosene)

Fuel oil No. 1-D

Fuel oil No. 2

Fuel oil No. 2-D

 

Jet fuels

 

JP-1 (Kerosene)

JP-3

JP-5 (Kerosene, heavy)

Turbo fuel

Kerosene

Mineral spirit

 

APPENDIX 2

 

NOXIOUS LIQUID SUBSTANCES CARRIED IN BULK

 

Acetone cyanohydrin

Acylonitrile

Alachlor technical (90% or more)

Alcohol (C6-C17) (secondary) poly(3-6) ethoxylates

Alcohol (C12-C15) poly(1-6) ethoxylates

Alcohol (C6-C17) (secondary) poly(7-12) ethoxylates

Alcohol (C12-C15) poly(7-19) ethoxylates

Alkaryl polyethers (C9-C20)

Alkyl (C3-C4) benzenes

Alkyl (C5-C8) benzenes

Alkyl (C7-C9) nitrates

Alkyl acrylate-vinyl pyridine copolymer in toluene

Alkylbenzene, alkylindane, alkylindene mixture (each C12-C17)

Allyl alcohol

Allyl chloride

Ammonium sulphide solution (45% or less)

Aniline

Benzene and mixtures having 10% benzene or more *

Benzyl chloride

Benzyl alcohol

Butene oligomer

Butyl butyrate (all isomers)

Butyl benzyl phthalate

Butyl acrylate (all isomers)

Butylamine (all isomers)

Butyraldehyde (all isomers)

Calcium alkyl (C9) phenol sulphide/Polyolefin phosphorosulphide mixture

Calcium hypochlorite solution (more than 15%)

Calcium long-chain alkyl phenate sulphide (C8-C40)

Camphor oil

Carbolic oil

Carbon disulphide

Carbon tetrachloride

Chlorinated paraffins (C10-C13)

Chloroacetic acid (80% or less)

Chlorobenzene

o-Chloronitrobenzene

Chloroform

Chlorohydrins (crude)

2- or 3-Chloropropionic acid

m-Chlorotoluene

o-Chlorotoluene

p-Chlorotoluene

Chlorotoluenes (mixed isomers)

Coal tar

Coal tar naphtha solvent

Coal tar pitch (molten)

Cobalt naphthenate in solvent naphtha

Creosote (coal tar)

Creosote (wood)

Cresols (all isomers)

Cresylic acid, dephenolized

Cresylic acid, sodium salt solution

Crotonaldehyde

1,5,9-Cyclododecatriene

Cyclohexyl acetate

Cyclohexylamine

1,3-Cyclopentadiene dimer (molten)

Cyclopentene

Decanoic acid

Decene

Decyl acetate

Decyl alcohol (all isomers)

Decyl acrylate

Decyloxytetrahydro-thiophene dioxide

Di-n-hexyl adipate

Di-n-propylamine

Dibutyl phthalate

Dibutyl hydrogen phosphonate

Dibutylamine

Dichlorobenzene (all isomers)

Dichloroethyl ether

1,6-Dichlorohexane

2,4-Dichlorophenol

2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, diethanolamine salt solution

2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, dimethylamine salt solution (70% or less)

2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, triisopropanolamine salt solution

1,2-Dichloropropane

1,3-Dichloropropene

Dichloropropene/Dichloro- propane mixtures

Diethyl sulphate

Diethylamine

Diethylaminoethanol

Diethylbenzene

Diglycidyl ether of bisphenol F

Diglycidyl ether of bisphenol A

Diisobutyl phthalate

Diisobutylamine

Diisobutylene

Diisopropylamine

Diisopropylbenzene (all isomers)

Dimethyl octanoic acid

Dimethyl adipate

Dimethyl hydrogen phosphite

Dimethylamine solution (greater than 55% but not greater than 65%)

Dimethylamine solution (greater than 45% but not greater than 55%)

Dimethylamine solution (45% or less)

N,N-Dimethylcyclohexylamine

Dinitrotoluene (molten)

1,4-Dioxane

Diphenyl

Diphenyl ether

Diphenyl ether/Diphenyl phenyl ether mixture

Diphenyl/Diphenyl ether mixtures

Diphenylamine, reaction product with 2,2,4-Trimethylpentene

Diphenylamines, alkylated

Diphenylmethane diisocyanate

Diphenylol propane

Diphenylol propane- epichlorohydrin resins

Dodocene (all isomers)

Dodecyl alcohol

Dodecyl diphenyl ether disulphonate solution

Dodecyl phenol

Dodecylamine/Tetradecylamine mixture

Dodecyldimethylamine/Tetradecyldimethylamine mixture

Drilling brines (containing Zinc salts)

Epichlorohydrin

Ethyl acrylate

Ethylamine solutions (72% or less)

Ethylamine

Ethylbenzene

N-Ethylbutylamine

Ethylene dichloride

Ethylene dibromide

Ethylene chlorohydrin

Ethylene oxide/Propylene oxide mixture with an Ethylene oxide content of not more than 30% in weight

Ethylene glycol methyl ether acetate

Ethylenediamine

2-Ethylhexyl acrylate

2-Ethylhexylamine

Ethylidene norbornene

o-Ethylphenol

2-Ethyl-3-propylacrolein

Ethyltoluene

Fluorosilicic acid (20-30%) in water solution

Formaldehyde solutions (45% or less)

Fumaric adduct of rosin, water dispersion

Furfural

Glycidyl ester of C10 trialkylacetic acid

Heptyl acetate

Hexamethylenediamine solution

Hexyl acetate

2-Hydroxyethyl acrylate

2-Hydroxy-4-(methylthio) butanoic acid

Isophorone diisocyanate

Isophoronediamine

Lactonitrile solution (80% or less)

Lauric acid

Liquid chemical wastes

Long chain polyetheramine in alkyl (C2-C4) benzenes

Long chain polyetheramine in aromatic solvent

Long chain alkaryl polyether (C11-C20)

Magnesium long chain alkyl salicylate (C11+)

Mercaptobenzothiazol, sodium salt solution

Metam sodium solution

Methacrylic resin in Ethylene dichloride

Methyl acrylate

Methyl butyl ketone

2-Methyl-6-ethyl aniline

Methyl heptyl ketone

Methyl methacrylate

Methylcyclopentadiene dimer

Methyl naphthalene (molten)

3-Methylpyridine

Methyl salicylate

alpha-Methylstyrene

Motor fuel anti-knock compounds (containing lead alkyls)

Naphthalene (molten)

Naphthenic acids

Neodecanoic acid

Nitrating acid (mixture of sulphuric and nitric acids)

Nitrobenzene

o-Nitrophenol (molten)

o- or p-Nitrotoluenes

Nonene (all isomers)

Nonyl phenol

Nonyl phenol poly(4-12) ethoxylates

Noxious liquid, N.F, (1) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.1, Cat.A *

Noxious liquid, F, (2) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.1, Cat.A *

Noxious liquid, N.F, (3) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.2, Cat.A *

Noxious liquid, F, (4) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.2, Cat.A *

Noxious liquid, N.F, (5) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.2, Cat.B *

Noxious liquid, N.F, (6) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.2, Cat.B * , mp

Noxious liquid, F, (7) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.2, Cat.B *

Noxious liquid, F, (8) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.2, Cat.B * , mp

Noxious liquid, N.F, (9) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.3, Cat.A *

Noxious liquid, F, (10) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.3, Cat.A *

Noxious liquid, N.F, (11) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.3, Cat.B *

Noxious liquid, N.F, (12) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.3, Cat.B * , mp

Noxious liquid, F, (13) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.3, Cat.B *

Noxious liquid, F, (14) n.o.s. (trade name ..., contains ... ) S.T.3, Cat.B * , mp

Octene (all isomers)

Octyl aldehydes

Olefin mixtures (C5-C15)

alpha-Olefins (C6-C18) mixtures

Oleum

Oleylamine

Palm kernel acid oil

Pentachloroethane

Perchloroethylene

Phosphorus, yellow or white

Phthalic anhydride (molten)

alpha-Pinene

beta-Pinene

Poly(2+)cyclic aromatics

Polyethylene polyamines

Polyolefin amide alkeneamine (C28+)

Polyolefin amide alkeneamine borate (C28-C250)

Polyolefin amide alkeneamine polyol

Polyolefinamine in aromatic solvent

Polyolefinamine in alkyl (C2-C4) benzenes

Polyolefin ester (C28-C250)

beta-Propiolactone

Propionitrile

n-Propylamine

Propylbenzene (all isomers)

Propylene trimer

Propylene oxide

Propylene tetramer

Rosin soap (disproportionated) solution

Rosin

Sodium sulphide solution (15% or less)

Sodium dichromate solution (70% or less)

Sodium hydrogen sulphide (6% or less)/Sodium carbonate (3% or less) solution

Sodium hydrosulphide solution (45% or less)

Sodium hydrosulphide/Ammonium sulphide solution

Sodium petroleum sulfonate

Sodium nitrite solution

Sodium thiocyanate solution (56% or less)

Styrene monomer

Sulpho hydrocarbon long chain (C18+) alkylamine mixture

Sulphuric acid

Sulphuric acid, spent

Tall oil (crude and distilled)

Tall oil fatty acid (resin acids less than 20%)

Tall oil soap (disproportionated) solution

Tall oil fatty acid, barium salt

Tetrachloroethane

Tetramethylbenzene (all isomers)

Toluene

Toluene diisocyanate

Toluenediamine

o-Toluidine

Tributyl phosphate

1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene

Trichloroethylene

Tricresyl phosphate (containing 1% or more ortho-isomer)

Tricresyl phosphate (containing less than 1% ortho-isomer)

Triethylamine

Triethylbenzene

Triethylenetetramine

Triethylphosphite

Triisopropylated phenyl phosphates

Trimethylamine solution (30% or less)

Trimethylbenzene (all isomers)

Trimethylhexamethylene diisocyanate (2,2,4- and 2,4,4-isomers)

Trixylyl phosphate

Turpentine

Undecanoic acid

1-Undecene

Undecyl alcohol

Vinyl neodecanoate

Vinylidene chloride

Vinyltoluene

White spirit, low (15-20%) aromatic

Xylenes

Xylenol

Zinc alkaryl dithiophosphate (C7-C16)

Zinc alkyl dithiophosphate (C3-C14)

 

APPENDIX 3

 

HARMFUL SUBSTANCES IN PACKAGED FORM

 

Aldrin

Azinphos-ethyl

Azinphos-methyl

gamma-BHC

Binapacryl

Brodifacoum

Bromophos-ethyl

Cadmium compound

Camphechlor

Carbophenothion

Chlordane

Chlorinated paraffin (C10-C13)

Chlorophenolates, liquid

Chlorophenolates, solid

Chlorpyriphos

Chlorthiophos

Copper cyanide

Copper metal powder

Coumaphos

Cresyl diphenylphosphate

Cupric cyanide

Cupric sulphate

1,5,9-Cyclododecatriene

Cyhexatin

Cymenes (ortho-; meta-; para-)

Cymol

Cypermethrin

DDT

Dialifos

Diazinon

Dichlofenthion

Dichlorvos

Dieldrin

Dimethoate

Diphenylaminechloroarsine

Diphenylchloroarsine, liquid

Diphenylchloroarsine, solid

Dodecylphenol

Endosulfan

Endrin

EPN

Esfenvalerate

Ethion

Fenbutatin oxide

Fenitrothion

Fenpropathrin

Fenthion

Fentin acetate

Fentin hydroxide

Fonofos

Heptachlor

Hexachlorobutadiene

Hexachloro-1,3-butadiene

1,3-Hexachlorobutadiene

Isopropyltoluene

Isopropyltoluol

Isoxathion

Lindane

Mercuric acetate

Mercuric ammonium chloride

Mercuric arsenate

Mercuric benzoate

Mercuric bisulphate

Mercuric bromide

Mercuric chloride

Mercuric cyanide

Mercuric gluconate

Mercuric nitrate

Mercuric oleate

Mercuric oxide

Mercuric oxycyanide, desensitized

Mercuric potassium cyanide

Mercuric sulphate

Mercuric thiocyanate

Mercurol

Mercurous acetate

Mercurous bisulphate

Mercurous bromide

Mercurous chloride

Mercurous nitrate

Mercurous salicylate

Mercurous sulphate

Mercury acetate

Mercury ammonium chloride

Mercury-based pesticide, liquid, flammable, toxic, flashpoint less than 23deg.C c.c.

Mercury-based pesticide, liquid, toxic

Mercury-based pesticide, liquid, toxic, flammable, flashpoint between 23deg.C and 61deg.C c.c.

Mercury-based pesticide, solid, toxic

Mercury benzoate

Mercury bichloride

Mercury bisulphate

Mercury bromides

Mercury compound, liquid, n.o.s.

Mercury compound, solid, n.o.s.

Mercury(ii) (mercuric) compounds or Mercury(i)(mercurous) compounds

Mercury cyanide

Mercury gluconate

Mercury nucleate

Mercury oleate

Mercury oxide

Mercury oxycyanide, desensitized

Mercury potassium cyanide

Mercury potassium iodide

Mercury salicylate

Mercury sulphate

Mercury thiocyanate

Methylpropylbenzenes

Mevinphos

Nickel carbonyl

Nickel cyanide

Nickel tetracarbonyl

Organotin compound, liquid, n.o.s.

Organotin compound, solid, n.o.s.

Organotin compounds

(pesticides)

Organotin pesticide, liquid, flammable, toxic, flashpoint less than 23deg.C c.c.

Organotin pesticide, liquid, toxic

Organotin pesticide, liquid, toxic, flammable, flashpoint between 23deg.C and 61deg.C c.c.

Organotin pesticide, solid, toxic

Osmium tetroxide

Parathion

Parathion-methyl

PCB’s

Pentachlorophenol

Phenarsazine chloride

Phenthoate

Phenylmercuric acetate

Phenylmercuric compound, n.o.s.

Phenylmercuric hydroxide

Phenylmercuric nitrate

Phorate

Phosalone

Phosphamidon

Phosphorus, white, dry

Phosphorus, white, molten

Phosphorus, white, under water

Phosphorus, yellow, dry

Phosphorus, yellow, molten

Phosphorus, yellow, under water

Polychlorinated biphenyls

Polyhalogenated biphenyls, liquid

Polyhalogenated biphenyls, solid

Polyhalogenated ter-phenyls, liquid

Polyhalogenated ter-phenyls, solid

Potassium cuprocyanide

Potassium cyanocuprate

Potassium cyanomercurate

Potassium mercuric iodide

Pyrazophos

Quizalofop

Quizalofop-p-ethyl

Sodium copper cyanide, solid

Sodium copper cyanide, solution

Sodium cuprocyanide, solid

Sodium cuprocyanide, solution

Sodium pentachlorophenate

Sulprophos

White phosphorus, dry

White phosphorus, wet

Yellow phosphorus, dry

Yellow phosphorus, wet

Terbufos

Tetrachlorvinphos

 

APPENDIX 4

 

RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS

 

Radioactive materials which are transported in type B package, or as fissile materials, or under special arrangements, as covered by the provisions of schedule 10 to 13 of class 7 of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code.

 

APPENDIX 5

 

LIQUEFIED GASES CARRIED IN BULK

 

Acetaldehyde

Anhydrous ammonia

Chlorine

Dimethylamine

Ethyl chloride

Ethylene oxide

Hydrogen chloride, anhydrous

Hydrogen fluoride, anhydrous

Methyl bromide

Methyl chloride

Sulphur dioxide

Vinyl chloride monomer