shipbreaking

Webinar 3019/2022: Shipbreaking II

Date: 
13 July 2022

End of life ships that are not planned to be used anymore must be dismantled properly, following the strict waste management and recycling rules set by the Basel and Hong Kong Conventions. However the clean and safe disposal of ships is an expensive process. According to international and national legislations the ship owners must exercise due diligence and must avoid to do business with unscrupulous scrap dealers. However due to profit reasons in practice old vessels are often sold by owners to scrap dealer criminals in order to get rid of the `problem` of old vessels.

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Webinar 25/2021: Shipbreaking

Date: 
09 June 2021

Old ships that cannot be used anymore must be dismantled properly, following the strict waste management and recycling rules set by the Basel Convention. The clean and safe disposal of ships is an expensive process. Though according to the legislation ship owners must exercise due diligence and must avoid business with scrap dealers in practice old vessels are often sold by owners to scrap dealer criminals in order to get rid of the 'problem' of old vessels.

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Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27
Hungary

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European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest
Pf.314
Hungary

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Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032

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