Documents & Guides

Explore a variety of topics about marine spills, response and compensation matters in the pages below.

Each topic and area of interest provides access to more detailed documentation that is freely downloadable.

This includes our 17 Technical Information Papers which are fully illustrated with photos and diagrams and are available in several languages. 


What happens to oil in the marine environment over time when spilled at sea? How do different factors such as volume and physical and chemical properties affect the fate of oil spills? 


How does oil impact seabirds, plankton, sea mammals and the shoreline?  


Which industries might suffer temporary economic losses and loss of market confidence?


What are the specific chemical response strategies for responding to a Hazardous and Noxious Substance spill, and what are the potential effects on human and marine life? 


What information is needed for an effective oil spill contingency plan? How can aerial observation and protective strategies assist with response operations? 


What techniques are available for cleaning up oil at sea and on the shoreline?


What planning and waste management systems need to be put in place to reduce the volume of oily waste for treatment or disposal?


What legal arrangements and sources of compensation are available for a spill from a ship?

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TIP 05: 油汚染対応における油回収機の使用

本技術資料では、油流出対応中に遭遇する可能性が最も高い状況において油回収機を効果的 に使用するための基本的要件を説明する。したがって、本シリーズの他の技術資料、特にオ イルフェンスの使用、海岸線清掃方法、油の処分に関する資料と併せて読む必要がある。

Categories: Technical Information Paper (TIPS) , Response Techniques, Containment & Recovery, Planning & operations

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TIP 03: 油汚染対応におけるオイルフェンスの使用

本技術資料は、オイルフェンス・デザインの原則、並びに二つの主なオイルフェンス展張の 方法、つまり海上での船舶による曳航及び浅水域又は沿岸水域での係留について説明する。

Categories: Technical Information Paper (TIPS) , Response Techniques, Containment & Recovery, Planning & operations

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