APL Maritime Ltd. Case Settlement
APL Maritime Ltd. Case Settles for $10,000
APL Maritime Ltd.paid $10,000.00 in penalties to the California Air Resources Board, for violating air quality regulations. This settlement was reached on June 30, 2017. An investigation by the ARB showed that the APL Maritime Ltd. vessel APL Belgium failed to operate on compliant fuel upon entry into Regulated California Waters in 2017. APL Maritime Ltd. took prompt action after being notified of these violations and under ARB’s supervision began operating in a compliant fashion. To settle the case, APL Maritime Ltd.agreed to the $10,000.00 penalty and to comply with ARB regulations.