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Ministerial Decree No. 251 regarding validation of the list of hazardous substances the discharge of which from vessels, other floating objects, flying objects, artificial islands, plants and constructions in the exclusive economic zone of the Russian Federation is prohibited.

Country/Territory
Russian Federation
Document type
Regulation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Sea, Environment gen.
Keyword
Marine pollution Hazardous substances
Geographical area
Arctic, Asia and the Pacific, Black Sea, Caspian Sea, CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States), Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Pacific, North-West Pacific
Abstract

The Government decrees to validate the list of hazardous substances that include all types of plastic materials, including synthetic ropes, fishing nets and plastic bags for waste collection, consumer waste materials, except for food remnants, fresh fish and its remnants, ammunition, explosives, biological and chemical weapons and the components for their production, substances which chemical composition is unknown and therefore the permissible concentration limits of which can’t be determined, chemical substances in accordance with MARPOL 73/78 Convention.

Full text
Russian

References - Legislation

Implements

Federal Law No. 191-FZ of 1998 on the Exclusive Economic Zone.

Legislation | Russian Federation | 1998

Keyword: EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone, Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Research, Maritime zone, Basic legislation, Management/conservation, Sovereignty

Source: FAO, FAOLEX