ICS: Shipping and the Environment – A Code of Practice
This Code of Practice is a comprehensive summary of the environmental obligations of shipping companies as required by international regulations and includes a set of clear environmental standards by which shipping companies should operate. The Code also contains general information about the overall environmental performance of the international shipping industry and addresses potential sources of pollution from ships including oil, chemicals, garbage, ballast water and anti-fouling paints, as well as potential sources of atmospheric pollution and greenhouse gas emissions.
Publication Code: GP101
Publication Edition Number or Year: 2008
Publication Edition Date: 4th Edition
Publisher Name: International Chamber of Shipping (ICS)
Updated in last two months: No