The United States and Japan in relation to the resources, the environment, and the people of the Pacific island region
- 30,000 tons beneath the sea. // Wilson Quarterly;Spring98, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p136
Reviews the article `Burial of Radioactive Waste under the Seabed,' by Charles D. Hollister and Steven Nadis,' found in the January 1998 issue of `Scientific American' periodical.
- Russia's radioactive waste disposal: A matter of grave concern. Colson, David A. // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;11/22/93, Vol. 4 Issue 47, p807
Presents an address by the US Representative to the London Convention on Dumping of Hazardous Wastes at Sea to the parties at the London Convention, London, United Kingdom, November 1993, concerning growing concern over ocean dumping of radioactive waste by the Soviet Union. Degradation of the...
- Russia to let Norwegians visit nuclear graveyard. Rose, Julian // Nature;9/2/1993, Vol. 365 Issue 6441, p6
Reports on the Russian government's permission for a team of Russian and Norwegian scientists to examine nuclear reactors dumped at sea by the Soviet navy off the Arctic Island of Novaya Zemlya. Concern over the pollution of Kara Sea; Investigation revealing the extent of military activities;...
- Nuclear dumping at sea goads Japan into action. Hadfeld, Peter; MacKenzie, Debora // New Scientist;11/6/93, Vol. 140 Issue 1898, p6
Reports on the Japanese public reaction over Russian dumping in the Sea of Japan. Nuclear waste dumped by a Russian naval ship TNT-27 on October 17, 1993; Plans of Russia's environment minister Viktor Danilov-Danilyan to dump a second load.
- Nuclear club offers to help Russia clean up. Pearce, Fred // New Scientist;11/20/93, Vol. 140 Issue 1900, p4
Reports on an international task force's offer to help Russia find alternatives to dumping its stockpile of radioactive waste into the oceans. London Convention; Russia's refusal to back the decision to ban all nuclear dumping at sea; Agreement to complete phasing out dumping of industrial...
- The policy makers' challenge; Radioactive dumping in the Arctic Ocean. Lamb, John; Gizewski, Peter // Oceanus;Fall93, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p89
Reports on the challenge for policymakers pertaining to radioactive dumping by Russia in the Arctic Ocean. Mediation among competing forces to determine the proper response to the dumping problem; Addressing various policy questions; Need for a precautionary approach; Recommendations of the author.
- Radioactive cargo lost at sea. P.S. // Earth Island Journal;Spring98, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p11
Reports that 330 terabecquerels of radioactive cesium was accidentally dumped at sea, after the Panamanian freighter Carla snapped in half in November 1997 during a mid-Atlantic storm. Details on the ships route; Call by the Greenpeace for an investigation into the accident.
- US and Britain top nuclear dumping league. // New Scientist;11/3/90, Vol. 128 Issue 1741, p19
Cites the findings of the 1990 London Dumping Convention in England showing that the countries that dumped the largest amount of nuclear waste into the sea between 1946 and 1982 were Great Britain and the U.S. Estimated amount of packaged and unpackaged and liquid waste dumped at more than 50...
- MARITIME SECURITY INITIATIVES. Sin, Steve; Volders, Brecht; Fanielle, Sylvain // Natural Hazards Observer;Oct2016, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p4
The article presents information on the implementation of international maritime security initiatives such as the Proliferation Security Initiative and Megaports Initiative at the Port of Antwerp, Belgium, the status of the initiatives, and the effectiveness of the legal and political framework...