United State Coast Guard Type Approval Cyeco Ballast Water Treatment System is fully in compliance with the Ballast Water Discharge Standard published by the United State Coast Guard and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Cyeco’s shore-based tests for the United State Coast Guard Type Approval are supervised by DNV GL and conducted by DHI. The tests employ Fluorescein / Chloromethyl fluorescein Diacetate test method, which is the only method so far been approved by the United State Coast Guard.
On 3rd July, 2014, the United State Coast Guard has granted Alternate Management System (AMS) acceptance in accordance with the requirement of 33 CFR 151.2026 for sixteen Cyeco BWMS models, which by the AMS terms such acceptance is determined to expire on 2nd July, 2019.
Cyeco's test for USCG TA employs Fluorescein / Chloromethyl-fluorescein Diacetate (FDA/CMFDA) methods, which is fully in compliance with the Environmental Protection Agency’s Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) protocol and the United State Coast Guard’s decision on use of the Most Probable Number (MPN) method for the ballast water management systems.