This year The USA Department of Justice, has begun an intensive politics about the the illegal pollution emission by the major company of the shipping world. The total amount it is more than $363 million to shipping companies and crew for the intentional discharges of pollutants from ocean-going vessels in US waters.
This data and number are really important because give the really idea of how the USA have highlighted how the environment will be an important point in their future program. This data and number are really important because give the really idea of how the USA have highlighted how the environment will be an important point in their future program.
The first key enforcement success was the final entry in April 2016 of the consent decree in the Department’s record-breaking settlement with British Petrolium in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill litigation in which the United States and the five Gulf Coast states secured payments in excess of $20 billion to resolve their claims against British Petrolium.This settlement is the largest in the history of federal law enforcement for a single defendant, and it includes the largest-ever Clean.
In December 2016, the Environment and Natural Resources Division has obtained the largest-ever criminal penalty about the vessel pollution, versus the Cruise Lines Ltd. The result, the company will pay a $40 million of penalty.
The consideration will be ample, in the last decade the orientation of USA has been always orientated in a soft approach toward the major company of the field. Will be interest if this way will be follow up by the actual new administration, that in the recent new it has not yet give declaration about.
Source: On the Mos Way staff