2. Introduction

2.1. Stemming from its commitment to protect the environment and preserve the marine life and further enhance the way it conducts shipping business, ADNOC has been authorized by the SPC, by way of Circular No (2/2005) of 26 February 2005 and subsequent documents, to implement a ship vetting system, as set out in this Policy.

2.2. The ADNOC Group is committed to ensuring that all cargoes in which it has an interest are carried safely, with the minimum risk to people, the environment and its assets.