What is Sulphur Oxides or SOx air pollution from Ships
Marine Environment

What is Sulphur Oxides or SOx air pollution from Ships?

As discussed in our previous article (NOx Emission), one of the major global environmental concerns today is the air pollution from maritime transportation. The main elements of pollution are NOx and SOx. Sulphur oxides emission is mainly due to the presence and burning of sulphur compound in the fuel.

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What Does the Term “Ocean Biome” Means?
Marine Environment

What Does the Term “Ocean Biome” Means ?

Ocean biome is a biotic community that is present in the ocean. An ocean biome is the largest biotic community that supports and allows various marine life-forms to thrive and live. An ocean biome supports all sorts of marine life-forms right from fishes to whales, along with other exotic creatures.

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11 Major Oil Spills Of The Maritime World
Marine Environment

11 Major Oil Spills Of The Maritime World

Oil spills at sea have destroyed marine life and caused great damage both financially and environmentally. Some of the effects of these oil spills are still experienced by people of that area. We bring to you top eleven oil spills of the maritime world.

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Ocean Pollution 6 Things That Make It Worse
Marine Environment

Ocean Pollution – 6 Things That Make It Worse

Ocean dumping is an activity that indicates dumping of various kinds of pollutants, mainly human generated, into the ocean water. The article describes several effects and causes of ocean dumping on the marine environment and the human life.

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