Guide to ship sanitation. Third edition



2013, xv + 166 pages
ISBN 978 92 890 5002 9
This publication is only available online.

The third edition of the "Guide to ship sanitation" presents the public health significance of ships in terms of disease and highlights the importance of applying appropriate control measures. It is intended to be a basis for the development of national approaches to controlling the hazards, providing a framework for policy-making and local decision-making. It may also be used as a reference for regulators, ship operators and ship builders, as well as for assessing the potential health impact of projects involving the design of ships.