Introduction to this document

Best practice techniques for
preventing oil pollution

When it comes to oil storage, things should never be left to chance; it’s certainly the time to follow best practice techniques. This will minimise the likelihood of a spill in the first place, and provide you with a good defence if the worst were to happen.

Techniques for preventing oil pollution

There are many different actions that can be taken to prevent or minimise risks associated with oil pollution. We’ve identified the main Best Practice Techniques for Preventing Oil Pollution that can be adopted and utilised to help prevent oil pollution through spills, leaks and mismanagement. By implementing the identified measures, the risks associated with a pollution event can be significantly reduced.