BALLAST WATER MANAGEMENT
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In recent years, the improved efficiency in shipping industry has been accompanied with greater attention to safety and environmental responsibility. But, while pollution regulations have been tightened and more strictly enforced, another very serious problem has become evident - ballast water. In some circumstances, ballast water can carry diseases, microscopic organisms from one part of the world to another. This may also have led to the spread of deadly to human pathogens. So, ballast water management programs are being introduced to try to prevent this.
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