First published in 1986, the new edition contains:
−− Article 8 of MARPOL;
−− Resolution MEPC.21(22);
−− Amendments to Protocol I of MARPOL – Provisions concerning Reports on Incidents Involving Harmful
−− Resolution A.851(20) – General Principles for Ship Reporting Systems and Ship Reporting Requirements,
including Guidelines for Reporting Incidents Involving Dangerous Goods, Harmful Substances and/or
−− A list of agencies or officials of Administrations responsible for receiving and processing such reports.