Waste is collected at the Pitea Port & Hub, in compliance with the ‘Swedish Maritime Administration’s Statutes and General Guidelines on Waste Collection From Ships’, (SJÖFS 2001:12) as well as the Directive 2000/59/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council.
Eg. handling of the Shipgenerated waste
The collection facility is also equipped with different containers for material recycling where fractions and signage are in compliance with the recommendations outlined in the EU project ‘Baltic Master II’.
Any kind of contraventions, transgressions and or violations to the “Waste managent”, that will generate a cost for the port, is to be charged the shipping company plus a administration cost of + 10 %.
Cargo residues are to be handled, and paid for, by the shipping company itself.
The ship, and or the shipping company, can download a “Waste delivery receipt” here:
Pitea port Waste receipt
The receipt follows the MEPC stipulated standard