Voluntary action by industry
The Industry Working Group on Ship Recycling has adopted in october 2009 the ‘Transitional Measures for Shipowners Selling Ships for Recycling’.
In October 2007, the International Ship Recycling Association (I.S.R.A.) was founded with the aim to promote sustainable ship recycling and create a level playing field for operators worldwide. See website http://www.isra-dis.com/.Action by non-governmental organisations