The NGO Shipbreaking Platform's research and information is mentioned in more than 200 articles and reports every year. Our work has been featured in major media outlets around the world. Check the latest press highlights!

 

The Economist - The world’s biggest ship-breaking town is under pressure to clean up

March 2019

The Independent - How a UK company is using a Caribbean tax haven to cash in on scrapping toxic ships in one of the world’s poorest countries

February 2019

The Ecologist - The toxic trade of obsolete ships

October 2018

South China Morning Post - Two years since Pakistan’s Gadani ship-breaking disaster, why are workers still dying?

October 2018

Courrier International - Les cimetières des navires : où les vieux cargos sont-ils démantelés?

October 2018

Il Post - Sapete come si smantella una nave?

October 2018

Reuters - Shipping's financiers turning the tide on shipbreaking practices

May 2018

VICE - India’s huge ship-breaking industry is destroying its workers’ health

March 2018

RT - Toxic Case: Dutch shipping bosses in court over selling vessels with harmful waste

February 2018

The Guardian - 'This is the world’s cheapest place to scrap ships’ – but in Chittagong, it’s people who pay the price

December 2017

Bloomberg - Brazil to Crack Down on Ships Sold Into `Toxic' Scrap Trade

August 2017

Le Monde - Palaos, le pavillon corbillard en vogue chez les armateurs

August 2017

Das Erste - Abgewrackt in Bangladesch: Schmutzige Spuren deutscher Schiffsfonds

July 2017

The Guardian - Where oil rigs go to die

May 2017

Jyllands-Posten - Med de bare næver: Forfærdelige forhold og triste tragedier på velfærdets skrotplads

February 2017

Corriere della Sera - A Mani Nude

January 2017

Al Jazeera - With Bare Hands

December 2016

El Pais - Cementerio de hombres y barcos

December 2016

La Stampa - Pochi controlli e costi ridotti, le navi italiane demolite in India

October 2016

Politiken - Mærsk slækker krav til miljø og sikkerhed for at spare en milliard på at få gamle skibe skåret itu

October 2016

DanWatch - Maersk and the hazardous waste in Bangladesh

October 2016

Los Angeles Times - Adult and underage workers risk their lives in bangladesh’s rising ship-breaking industry

March 2016

Deutsche Welle – Ship recycling is risky work in Bangladesh

January 2016

Repubblica - Demolizione delle navi, le accuse della Ong alle compagnie italiane

January 2016

France 2 – Les coulisses du plus grand cimetière de bateaux du monde

May 2015

VICE - Where Giant Cargo Ships Go to Die

February 2015

ZDF - Giftiger Tankerschrott für Bangladesch

October 2014

National Geographic - The Ship-Breakers

May 2014

CNN - Hidden shame of ship-breaking industry

July 2010

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