marine transportation, hazardous, dangerous goods, law of the sea
The transportation of hazardous and dangerous goods by road, rail, inland waterways, air and sea and also multimodally is a subject characterized by both interdependence and convergence of interests. The international community has been seized of this problem from many directions. It involves a wide range of actors and multidisciplinary challenges. It is submitted that a complex regime is in the making.
Aldo E. Chircop, "The Marine Transportation of Hazardous and Dangerous Goods in the Law of the Sea - An Emerging Regime" (1988) 11:2 Dal LJ 612.