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Title: Royal Princess was issued a emission violation notice in Skagway
Post by: Host Mike on August 12, 2019, 01:10:42 PM
Royal Princess was issued a notice on July 15 for a May 29 occurrence in Skagway.

Achee said every violation was air emission-related.

Both Norwegian Cruise Line Holding and Princess Cruise Line were penalized last year, according to the annual Cruise Ship Air Compliance Report.

[Juneau to have first ambient air study in over a decade]

Princess Cruise Lines and its parent company, Carnival Cruise Lines, pleaded guilty to violations this year and were ordered to pay a $20 million penalty, according to the United States Department of Justice. That penalty was related to illegal dumping and other environmental violations.

Two notices of violation were issued after Aug. 8 last year, and Achee said additional violations from earlier this year are under investigation. The DEC would not release information about possible violations or enforcement action until a notice has been issued. "

https://www.juneauempire.com/news/cruise-ship-complaint-numbers-for-this-year-may-surprise-you/


Title: Re: Royal Princess was issued a emission violation notice in Skagway
Post by: RichC on August 12, 2019, 02:50:15 PM
I suppose this is one thing they can't blame their public for like the disposal of plastics.