ECSA backs ship recycling at South Asian yards

A number of yards in Alang, India have made major strides in upgrading ship recycling standards in a bid to attain EU compliance.

Source: Shree Ram Group

Europe’s biggest shipowner body is throwing its weight behind a controversial proposed amendment to the EU’s Waste Shipment Regulation that would effectively make it possible to recycle EU-flagged ships at non-OECD shipbreaking facilities in South Asia.

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