|Document||Aim of the document||Relevance to the transportation of HNS|
Protocol on Preparedness, Response and Co-operation to pollution Incidents by Hazardous and Noxious Substances, 2000 (OPRC-HNS Protocol)
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|Provide a global framework for international cooperation in responding to major incidents or threats of marine pollution.||
Deals specifically with preparedness and response to marine pollution at coastal state level.
Ships carrying hazardous and noxious liquid substances are required to carry a shipboard pollution emergency plan to deal specifically with incidents involving HNS.