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Global ballast water regulations have been introduced to address serious economic, ecological and human problems caused by invasive species transported across the world via ships’ ballast water. As these regulations are maturing, Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS) are becoming a legal prerequisite to global trade. Both the IMO and USCG provide clear standards for treatment …

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