Sunday, September 24, the court found the shipping company «CIM» is guilty of pollution of the Mediterranean sea by oil
According to the indictment filed by the Ministry of the environment, the sea fell about 8-10 tons of butter. The incident occurred in the port of Haifa.
The company was fined in the amount of 300 thousand shekels.
Chief marine engineer of the ship, which was drained oil, will pay a fine of 25 thousand shekels, the same amount shall be paid by the captain of the ship. He also was sentenced to 50 hours of community service.