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Marine pollution problems and remedies

Oscar Schachter

Marine pollution problems and remedies

by Oscar Schachter

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Published by United Nations Institute for Training and Research] in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine pollution -- Law and legislation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Oscar Schachter [and] Daniel Serwer.
    SeriesUNITAR research reports ;, no. 4
    ContributionsSerwer, Daniel, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLAW
    The Physical Object
    Pagination41, ix p.
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5327401M
    LC Control Number72180312

      Environmental pollution is the unfavorable alteration of our surroundings, wholly or largely as a byproduct of man’s actions, through direct or indirect effects of the changes in the energy pattern, radiation levels, and chemical and physical constitution and abundance of organisms. Environmental pollution is a global problem and is common to both developed as well as developing countries. Marine pollution was a major area of discussion during the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, held in Stockholm. That year also saw the signing of the Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and .

    Marine pollution is characterized by oil pollution, red tide, accumulation of toxic substances, plastic pollution and nuclear pollution, etc; the most polluted waters are the Baltic Sea, the Mediterranean, Tokyo Bay, New York Bay, the Gulf of Mexico and so on. Plastic Pollution and Its Remedies: An Indian Scenario: /ch Anthropogenic activities are causing slow extinction of fauna, flora, and fungi in natural environment through toxic pollution. It is probably due toAuthor: Aparna Satsangi.

    Marine Pollution Control West Jefferson Avenue Detroit, MI USA - 24/hour E Lakewood Blvd., #11 Holland, MI – 24/Hour. The most important instrument for the prevention of marine pollution is the International Convention for the Protection of Marine Pollution from Ships (MARPOL convention). The convention itself contains six mandatory annexes with provisions for the prevention of marine pollution from .


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