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MARPOL Annex V: No Dumping Plastics in the Ocean

Carolyn A. Levi
2 pp.
MITSG 92-10

Everyone who uses the rivers, beaches, bays or oceans needs to understand the dangers posed by plastic waste in the water. As significantly, everyone needs to understand their legal responsibility with regard to plastics pollution. This brochure explains the issues surrounding plastics pollution, and MARPOL Annex V, the law prohibiting dumping plastics in the ocean or inland waters.

type: Handbooks, manuals, guides/aids

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