Understanding VLSFO

Innospec has over 70 years’ experience analysing and treating fuels for the best possible performance outcomes. This technical bulletin has been prepared to discuss the spike in separation failures experienced by the shipping community due to excessive sludge dropping out during purification. We will guide you through the reasons why this is happening and the steps you can take to mitigate the risks when using Very Low Sulphur Fuel Oil (VLSFO).