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Australia Ratifies Ballast Water Convention

  Australia has ratified the Ballast Water Management Convention, with Australia’s High Commissioner to Britain, Alexander Downer, signing the protocol in London this week. Teresa Lloyd, CEO of industry body Maritime Industry Australia Ltd (MIAL), says Australian shipowners applaud the move. “The convention requires ships to have equipment to ‘treat’ ballast water so as to render it harmless. This technological ...

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