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New Requirements of the Ballast Water Management Convention

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Hallmark Hotel Hull

Ferriby High Road

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Technical Lecture of the IMarEST Kingston upon Hull and Humber Area Branch, presented by David Lloyd, Lloyd's Register.

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Invasive aquatic species present a major threat to marine ecosystems and shipping has been identified as a major pathway for introducing species to new environments. The Ballast Water Management Convention (enters into force on 8th September 2017) aims to prevent the spread of harmful aquatic organisms from one region to another, by establishing standards and procedures for the management and control of ships ballast water.


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Public event - all welcome, including IMarEST members, their guests, non-members and students.

Free parking, Tea and coffee, Contributes to CPD.

Event contact: Mark Barber - 01482 324765 / mark.barber@lr.org

Kingston upon Hull and Humber Area Branch lecture


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