International Convention on Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships, 2001 : message from the President of the United States transmitting International Convention on Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships, 2001 (the "Convention")

Description:

This treaty deals with technologies for preventing the growth of marine life on ship hulls. The anti-fouling systems improve fuel efficiency, but some of these systems leach biocides into the water. This treaty prevents the use of the biocide in anti-fouling systems.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 2008  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Environmental Policy Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 377
Past 30 days: 27
Yesterday: 3
Creator (Author):
Creator (Author):
Rice, Condoleezza, 1954-

U.S. Secretary of State 2005 - 2009

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States
Description:

This treaty deals with technologies for preventing the growth of marine life on ship hulls. The anti-fouling systems improve fuel efficiency, but some of these systems leach biocides into the water. This treaty prevents the use of the biocide in anti-fouling systems.

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Physical Description:

xii, 27 p.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): marine pollution | environmental protection | transportation
Series Title: Treaty doc.
Added Title: International Convention on Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships (2001)
Added Title: Treaty Doc. 110-13
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UNT Libraries
Collection:
Environmental Policy Collection
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Resource Type: Text
Format: Text