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Press Release – Platform publishes list of ships dismantled worldwide in 2016

The list of all ships dismantled around the world in 2016, which the NGO Shipbreaking Platform has compiled and analysed, shows no improvements of the shipping industry’s management of its end-of-life vessels.

21 October 2016 | Platform News – Maersk maintains beaching mantra and chooses to ignore facts revealed by Danwatch

20 October 2016 | Press Release – European industry, trade unions and NGOs jointly support the EESC’s call for a financial incentive to enhance sustainable ship recycling

13 October 2016 | Platform News – Investigative journalists catch Maersk red-handed in Alang

6 October 2016 | Platform News – The new lobbyist of beaching, Maersk, ignores concerns of environmental and human rights experts

5 October 2016 | Platform News – NGO Shipbreaking Platform demands European Ship Recycling Licence

3 October 2016 | Platform News – SAVE THE DATE: “The Circular Economy” on 13 October 2016 in Brussels

19 September 2016 | Platform News – Legambiente joins Platform’s campaign for sustainable ship recycling

10 August 2016 | Platform publishes South Asia Quarterly Update #10

20 July 2016 | Platform News – ECSA’s Alang report turns a blind eye on problems of beaching method

6 July 2016 | Press Release – European Commission report recommends the introduction of a Ship Recycling License