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Bill would lessen cruise ship discharge standards

This poster illustrating cruise ship wastewater treatment was displayed at a Sept. 20, 2012, science panel open house.

The Parnell Administration wants to change another part of the 2006 cruise ship initiative. Bills introduced at the governor’s request would effectively allow more chemicals and minerals to be released into the water. Backers say the levels would still be safe. more