Plastic Pollution from Ships

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Čulin, Jelena; Bielić, Toni;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Croatian Assocation of Maritime Science and Transport
  • Journal: Pomorski zbornik,volume 51,issue 1 (issn: 0554-6397, eissn: 1848-9052)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Subject: plastic pollution; marine environment; shipping; MARPOL 73/78 Annex V; education; environmental awareness
    mesheuropmc: technology, industry, and agriculture

The environmental impact of shipping on marine environment includes discharge of garbage. Plastic litter is of particular concern due to abundance, resistance to degradation and detrimental effect on marine biota. According to recently published studies, a further resea... View more
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