33 CFR: Navigation, Parts 1-124 (2012 Ed.)This first volume of 33 CFR contains Parts 1-124 and is regulated by the US Coast Guard. Chapter I Subchapter...
MARPOL Annex VI & NTC, 2008The revised MARPOL Annex VI, Regulations for the prevention of air pollution from ships, including chapter 3 requirements for control...
Guidelines on the Application of the ILO Maritime Labour ConventionThe ILO Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) will enter into force in August 2013. In order to help shipping companies...
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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
USCG Policy Letter provides guidance for revised MARPOL Annex VMARPOL Annex V deals with the prevention of garbage pollution by ships. The US implements MARPOL Annex V by the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships. Regulations are provided in 33 CFR Part...
Tim Gossett | Wed, Feb 27, 2013, 12:02 AM EST
IMO and Others: "Solution to Piracy Comes from Within Somalia"IMO together with a number of industry bodies (ICS, BIMCO, OCIMF, INTERTANKO, INTERCARGO, IPTA, and ISF) remain convinced that the only long-term solution to piracy is to establish effective government...
Tim Gossett | Fri, Feb 01, 2013, 12:02 AM EST