According toHELCOM"Helsinki Commission,"since 2005 all ships must be equipped withawaste holding tank.TheHELCOMguidelinesspecify that boaterson theNorth and Baltic Seas mustequip theirships(andpleasure crafts!)withwaste retentionsystems.
HELCOM recommendations#19/9and #22/1contain technicaldetailsfor the installationof such systems.There are alsointernationalandnational standards, whichdefine therequirements forholding tanksystems(ISO 8099/German versionEN ISO8099 2000from07/2001).
According to SVB's experts, user-friendlyalternatives arenot available.Chemical toiletordry toiletsystems ultimatelyhave a harsherenvironmental impact compared toland-baseddisposal methods in existingplumbingorseptic systems.For this reason,SVBoffers youall the accessoriesfor the installationof a completeholding tanksystem(consisting ofmarine toilets, holding tanks,cesspool/bilge pumps,odor filters,hoses,thru-hulls, etc.).Do you have anyquestions regarding technical components?Thespecialistsat SVBare happy to help! You can reach us at 0421/57290-0.