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Malaysia finds 110 abandoned containers filled with toxic waste at port

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REUTERS, JULY 19, 2020 Over 1,800 tonnes of toxic waste found abandoned in 100 containers at Port of Tanjung Pelepas KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia discovered 110 containers of hazardous heavy metals from Romania and bound for Indonesia that had illegally entered the country and were abandoned last month, its largest case of dumped toxic waste, state media Bernama reported …

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MSC Gulsun Departs Port of Tanjung Pelepas with Record 19,574 TEUs

PortandTerminal.com, August 13, 2019 Not everyone believes that larger container ships make sense, but they sure do grab headlines. The largest container ship in the world, MSC’s Gulsun departed Malaysia’s port of Tanjung Pelepas with 19,574 TEUs loaded on board. The vessel also recently transited the Suez Canal setting another record there as it did. The MSC Gülsün recently transited …

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Maersk and Port of Tanjung Pelepas score TEU record: 19,284

PortandTerminal.com, June 12, 2019 The Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP), Malaysia’s most advanced container terminal, has once again broken the record for the amount of cargo on a vessel after the Monaco Maersk departed with 19,284 TEU Kuala Lumpur – The milestone was accomplished recently when Monaco Maersk left the port with the record load of 19,284 TEUs, surpassing the …

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