With global fuel sulphur cap set to 0.50%, many may turn to the new generation of marine fuels – VLSFOs (illustration: The North of England P&I Association Limited)

New fuels and heat-sensitive cargo

The new fuels introduced to the bunker market are diverse in nature. However, one particular characteristic can prove troublesome if the vessel is carrying heat-sensitive cargo. Very-low-sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) is the umbrella term for […]