Greenwashing, bluewashing, massive environmental damage, illegal waste dumping, corruption, unethical corporate structures, flags of convenience and ignorance.
What else do you need to get you interested in the breaking the global shipping fleet on the beaches of south Asia?
In this episode we discuss with NGO Shipbreaking Platform, their perspective on the shipbreaking activities on three beaches in south Asia. Approximately 70% of the worlds ships get broken on these three beaches. The vast majority of this business is environmentally dirty, dangerous and breaches many basic human rights of the workers.