Most significant improvement in global fuel standards for the shipping industry in 100 years, will also reduce number of premature deaths — ScienceDaily

Marine shipping fuels will get a whole lot cleaner in 2020 when a regulation by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) requires fuels to contain 80-86 percent less sulphur. This is the most significant improvement in global fuel standards for the shipping industry in 100 years, intended to achieve significant health benefits on a global scale. […]