Critical Analysis of the Hong Kong International Convention on Ship Recycling

@inproceedings{Jain2013CriticalAO,
  title={Critical Analysis of the Hong Kong International Convention on Ship Recycling},
  author={K. Abhishek Jain and J. F. J. Pruyn and Joost Hopman},
  year={2013}
}
In May 2009, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships to address the growing concerns about the environmental, occupational health and safety risks related to ship recycling. The aim of the Hong Kong Convention is to provide a legally binding instrument which ensures that the process of ship recycling does not pose risks to human health, safety and to the environment. In this paper… CONTINUE READING

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