POLLUTION CONTROL IN MARINE INDUSTRIES--1974
The proceedings cover international efforts to control marine pollution; Great Lakes pollution control progress including ships' sewage treatment; DOD and Coast Guard programs; tanker pollution prevention and port facilities programs to handle oily waste and oil spills; air pollution and noise problems in the marine industry; the environmental impact of oil spills and dry bulk transfer facilities; a review of U.K. and Canadian efforts in curbing pollution from vessels including the United Nations environmental program data base on global pollution monitoring and the global environmental monitoring system (GEMS); the final section deals with the U.S. pollution R&D programs of the Maritime Administration, Coast Guard and the sanitary engineering aspects of dredged material by the Corps of Engineers.
- Presented at the 4th Annual International Conference (I.A.P.C.), May 14-16, 1974, Washington, D.C. Edited by Joseph K. Taussig, Jr. Price of Proceedings for members of I.A.P.C. is $20.00 per copy.
International Association for Pollution Control,
- Publication Date: 1974-5
- Pagination: 439 p.
- TRT Terms: Bulk cargo handling; Bulk cargo terminals; Bulk carriers; Dredged materials; Dredging; Marine terminals; Oil spills; Waste disposal; Wastewater; Water pollution; Water quality management
- Geographic Terms: Great Lakes
- Old TRIS Terms: Water pollution (Sewage); Water pollution prevention
- Subject Areas: Environment; Marine Transportation;
- Accession Number: 00057581
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: International Association for Pollution Control
- Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Sep 19 1974 12:00AM