Costa Concordia must be scrapped in EU’ says Greenpeace

Greenpeace Italy on Monday called for the Costa Concordia wreck to be disposed of safely in a European port following the 1992 Basel Convention, which among other measures bans the export of hazardous naval waste from industrialized to non-industrialized nations. “The European Commission (EC) in 2012 excluded ships from the Basel Convention. This led to the dismantling of ship demolition facilities in the EU while favoring the export of such ships to Turkey and other Asian nations,” said Greenpeace Italy Campaign Director Alessandro Gianni…

Costa Concordia must be scrapped in EU’ says Greenpeace Gazetta Del Sud

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