[SPAM] Cruise Ship Dumping Human Waste Into The Ocean


[SPAM] Cruise Ship Dumping Human Waste Into The Ocean

This post about Cruise ship dumping human waste into the Ocean circulating on social media is fake. Please find more details in this article.

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Below post has been circulating on social media.

Verification: The Cruise ship is not dumping human waste in ocean

The image is true but the claim on the image is false.The ship is not dumping any human waste in the ocean. This image with false captions is being circulated on different social platforms very frequently. The captions are as follows:

Now lets see what Alejandro Nario, Uruguay’s National Director of the Environment tweets about the image of the shared cruise ship. In the image the cruise ship is starting up its turbines before dropping anchor, and thus the brown clouds visible on the surface of ocean are sand and mud mixed up from the bed of the ocean and is not  human waste. 

Check the picture below: This is mud and water on surface after the turbines starts.

Translation of the tweet in english:

While we share the fact with you, lets us also share an article on how the waste from the ship is managed by the crew. There Are some strict rules  that every ship has to follow in terms of disposing off the waste. Crew of the respective ships is assigned to do so. Read more

International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL): Read more

Learn more about Earth’s Largest Habitat: Read more

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Post Date: 4 Jan 2019

Post ID: #71055


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