Hazardous and Noxious Substances (HNS)

IMO Resources:
- Summary of incidents involving HNS and lessons learnt : see IMO documents OPRC-HNS/TG on IMODOCS (free to register)
Other resources:
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- The Hazardous Cargo Bulletin reports on incidents
- Cedre /IMO/EMSA/REMPEC Study on HNS transportation accidents and the risk of chemical spills at sea between 1917 and 2009  in  Bulletin du Cedre no 24 (French and English)
 - European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA)  HNS Safety Action Plan

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