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Ship recycling

dismantling ships


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

Action by non-governmental organisations