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Marine debris - Wikipedia

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"Ocean dumping" redirects here. For shipping of waste across international borders, see Environmental dumping. Marine debris on the Hawaiian coast. Marine debris, also known as marine litt...

Learn about Ocean Dumping | Ocean Dumping Management | US ...

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Dec 6, 2016 ... How does EPA help protect the ocean? Besides EPA, what are other federal agencies' roles with respect to ocean dumping? What materials ...

Ocean Dumping Management | US EPA

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The Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act (MPRSA), also known as the Ocean Dumping Act, regulates the transportation and dumping of any ...

Ocean Pollution - MarineBio.org

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The dumping of industrial, nuclear and other waste into oceans was legal until the early 1970's when it became regulated; however, dumping still occurs illegally ...

Cause and Effects of Ocean Dumping - Marine Insight

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Jul 21, 2016 ... Ocean dumping is an activity that indicates dumping of various kinds of pollutants , mainly human generated, into the ocean water. The article ...

Ocean Dumping - NOAA Ocean Explorer - National Oceanic and ...

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Currently, ocean dumping is generally banned worldwide. The motivation for banning ocean dumping gained momentum when contaminated wastes from ...

Ocean Dumping - water, effects, environmental, pollutants, United ...

www.pollutionissues.com/Na-Ph/Ocean-Dumping.html

Early dumping started in rivers, lakes, and estuaries, whereas ocean dumping was simply not used because of the distance and difficulty in transporting waste ...

The Effects of Ocean Dumping - Environment 911

www.environment911.org/The_Effects_of_Ocean_Dumping

Apr 20, 2011 ... The legal definition of ocean dumping refers to the dumping of garbage, sewage, waste chemicals, and construction debris into the ocean.

What is ocean dumping? | Reference.com

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The act of ocean dumping is when things such as vessels, fish waste, human waste and dredged materials are disposed of into the world's oceans. Today ...

Illegal ocean dumping persists despite DOJ crackdown | Center for ...

www.publicintegrity.org/2012/03/30/8558/illegal-ocean-dumping-persists-despite-doj-crackdown

Mar 30, 2012 ... Federal prosecutors target dumping on the high seas, which taints global waterways with oil and other contaminants.