This 10th edition of ‘Ballast Water Management’ sets out the current state of international and national ballast water legislation. The BWM Convention is now fully in effect for all applicable ships and this book contains essential information on the requirements for compliance.

It also highlights the significant revisions to US regulations (VIDA 2018). Information is provided on the various treatment options available, together with data sheets describing the IMO (both G8 and G9) and USCG Type Approved BWMS that are currently available on the market.