Marine Protection Rules Part 132

New Zealand Oil Spill Control Agents

What Part 132 applies to

This rule applies to:

  • Any person wishing to have an OSCA approved for use in New Zealand (subject to an assessment as to use at the time of an oil spill), and users of New Zealand OSCAs.
Maritime Rules Part 132 [PDF: 599kB, 31 pages]

 

Overview of Part 132

The purpose of the Part 132 will be to ensure oil spill control agents (OSCAs) that may be assessed as appropriate for use in an oil spill at sea, have been approved as New Zealand OSCAs. The rules will set out the approvals regime for OSCAs.

View NZOSCA register

 

Materials incorporated by reference in Part 132

This rule was signed by the Minister of Transport on 28th November 2015 and comes into force on 11th January 2016, incorporates the following material by reference:

  • New Zealand Standard 5433.1:2012
  • ASTM D445 Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids (and Calculation of Dynamic Viscosity)
  • ASTM D7042 Standard Test Method for Dynamic Viscosity and Density of Liquids by Stabinger Viscometer (and the Calculation of Kinematic Viscosity)
  • ASTM D93 Standard Test Methods for Flash Point by Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Tester
  • ASTM D2500 Standard Test Method for Cloud Point of Petroleum Products
  • ASTM D1722 Standard Test Method for Water Miscibility of Water-Soluble Solvents
  • ASTM E1562 Standard Guide for Conducting Acute, Chronic, and Life-Cycle Aquatic Toxicity Tests with Polychaetous Annelids
  • ASTM E1022 Standard Guide for Conducting Bioconcentration Tests with Fishes and Saltwater Bivalve Mollusks
  • BS 2839 Standard Test Methods for Flashpoint by Pensky-Martens Closed Tester
  • BS 4708 Method For Determination Of Viscosity Of Transparent And Opaque Liquids (Kinematic And Dynamic Viscosities)
  • IP 71 Petroleum products -Transparent and opaque liquids - Determination of kinematic viscosity and calculation of dynamic viscosity
  • IP 219 Petroleum products - Determination of cloud point
  • IP 34 Determination of flash point - Pensky-Martens closed cup method
  • OECD Test Guideline 107: Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water): Shake Flask Method
  • OECD Test Guideline 117: Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water), HPLC Method
  • OECD Test guideline 414: Prenatal Developmental Toxicity Study
  • OECD Test Guideline 415: One-Generation Reproduction Toxicity Study
  • OECD Test Guideline 416: Two-Generation Reproduction Toxicity
  • OECD Test Guideline 421: Reproduction/Developmental Toxicity Screening Test
  • OECD Test Guideline 422: Combined Repeated Dose Toxicity Study with the Reproduction/Developmental Toxicity Screening Test
  • OECD Test Guideline 210: Fish, Early-life Stage Toxicity Test
  • OECD Test Guideline 211: Daphnia magna Reproduction Test
  • OECD Test Guideline 201: Freshwater Alga and Cyanobacteria, Growth Inhibition Test
  • OECD Test Guideline 202: Daphnia sp. Acute Immobilisation Test
  • OECD Test Guideline 203: Fish, Acute Toxicity Test
  • OECD Test Guideline 301A, B, C, D, and E: Ready Biodegradability Tests
  • World Health Organization: International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS) Harmonized Scheme for Mutagenicity Testing: Mutagenicity testing for chemical risk assessment
  • WSL – LR448 Warren Spring Laboratory WSL LR 448 protocol

Getting copies of material incorporated by reference

Some materials can be accessed and viewed free online, other material is subject to copyright and can either be purchased from the original source or viewed as an electronic copy at Maritime New Zealand.

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History of Part 132

2016

Amendment

This part was amended by Part 132 – New Zealand Oil Spill Control Agents 2015, in 2016.

Marine Protection Rules Part 132 – New Zealand Oil Spill Control Agents 2015 [PDF: 667kB, 31 pages]

New part comes into force

Part 132 entered into force on 11 January 2016 and revoked the previous version of the rule - Part 132: Dispersants and Demulsifiers.

New part signed

Part 132 was signed into law by the Transport Minister on 28 November 2015.

Part 132: Original rule [PDF: 680kB, 31 pages]

2010

Amendment

This part was amended by Marine Protection Various Amendments 2010 in 2010.

Marine Protection Various Amendments 2010 [PDF: 105kB, 11 pages]

2009

Amendment

This part was amended by Marine Protection Rules Part 132 – Dispersants and Demulsifiers Amendment Rules 2009 in 2009.

Marine Protection Rules Part 132 – Dispersants and Demulsifiers Amendment Rules 2009 [PDF: 221kB, 8 pages]

2006

Amendment

This Part was amended by Marine Protection Amendment Rules (Parts 120, 121A, 123A and 170), in 2006.

Marine Protection Amendment Rules 2006 [PDF: 324kB, 16 pages]

1998

New part comes into force

Part 132 entered into force on 20 August 1998.

New Part signed

Part 132 was signed into law by the Transport Minister on 29 June 1998.

Part 132: Original Rule [PDF: 1.4Mb, 20 pages]