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Public Utilities, Waste Management

Is there a More Sustainable Way to Recycle Old Ships?

August 27, 2020

Via: Waste360

Ship-breaking—the process of breaking old ships down into spare parts and valuable materials for recycling—is dangerous work. Most end-of-life ships sold for dismantling end up in South Asian or West African countries where the work is “lucrative, supports many livelihoods […]