Chapter 21. Regulation of Marine Antifouling in International and EC Law

  1. Simone Dürr2 and
  2. Jeremy C. Thomason3
  1. Ilona Cheyne

Published Online: 29 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444315462.ch21

Biofouling

Biofouling

How to Cite

Cheyne, I. (2009) Regulation of Marine Antifouling in International and EC Law, in Biofouling (eds S. Dürr and J. C. Thomason), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444315462.ch21

Editor Information

  1. 2

    School of Natural Sciences and Psychology, Liverpool John Moores University, Byrom Street, Liverpool, L3 3AF, UK

  2. 3

    School of Biology, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU, UK

Author Information

  1. Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 18 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169264

Online ISBN: 9781444315462

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Keywords:

  • regulation of marine antifouling in international and EC law;
  • international maritime organisation (IMO) - promoting and enforcing environmental protection;
  • power to authorise biocidal products - conditions in directive;
  • implementation of international antifouling convention by EC;
  • floating storage units (FSUs);
  • marine antifouling regulation - recent legal developments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The International Law of the Sea

  • The International Convention on the Control of Harmful

  • Antifouling Paints for Ships, 2001

  • Implementation of the International Antifouling Convention by the EC

  • Authorisation of Biocidal Substances

  • Conclusions

  • Notes