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Religion, politics and inner packagingThis article was originally published in the June 2013 edition of the Hazardous Cargo Bulletin. It has been reproduced here, and at existec.com. Some topics are best avoided in a...
Tim Gossett | Thu, Jul 11, 2013, 04:07 PM EDT
IMDG Code e-Learning and Future Plans Discussed at IMDG/ADR EventThe Nautical Institute organized a one-day event in Kent, England, last November, held to discuss the IMDG/ADR interface. As HCB reports, the event developed into something of a face-off between...
Tim Gossett | Thu, May 30, 2013, 08:05 AM EDT
Estimates of Global Shipping's Impact on Greenhouse Gas Emissions to be UpdatedA study by IMO concluded that about 2.7% of the global man-made emissions of CO2 in 2007—some 870 million tons—were emitted by international shipping. Experts meet for a workshop at IMO in...
Tim Gossett | Wed, Mar 13, 2013, 10:03 AM EDT