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Title The international law on ballast water : preventing biopollution / by Maria Helena Fonseca de Souza Rolim ; with contributions by Erkki Leppäkoski, Gaetano Librando.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008.


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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 401 pages) : illustrations, forms
Series Publications on ocean development, 0924-1922 ; v. 63
Publications on ocean development ; v. 63.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Subject Marine pollution -- Law and legislation.
Discharge of ballast water -- Environmental aspects.
Nonindigenous aquatic pests -- Control -- Law and legislation.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Biopollution and ballast water -- Evolution of the international law on biopollution -- IMO and codification of the International Law on Ballast Water Management -- GloBallast legislative review : Brazilian case study.
Summary Providing an overview of the legal aspects related to marine pollution caused by ballast water and tank sediments, this book offers an analysis of the international legal system. It includes principles of international customary law and also references to an environmental treaty law, which relates the Ballast Water Convention to other treaties.
Other Author Leppäkoski, Erkki.
Librando, Gaetano.
Other Title Print version: Rolim, Maria Helena Fonseca de Souza. International law on ballast water. Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008 9789004166523