On 8th September 2016 Finland acceded the Ballast Water Convention as 52nd State and thereby increased the tonnage to 35.14 %. Consequently, the convention entered into force on 8th September 2017.
Background and content of the BWM Convention
Implementation of the BWM Convention in Germany and FAQs
Regional cooperation to implement the BWM Convention
Issuance of type approval certificates for ballast water management systems
Research projects related to ballast water (under construction)