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Name: Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission (Helsinki Commission)
Short Name:
Acronym: HELCOM
Address: Katajanokanlaituri 6B
Postal code: FIN-00160
City: Helsinki
Country: Finland
Homepage: http://www.helcom.fi
Description:

Direct Obligations:

ID Title
546 Amendments to Annex IV "Prevention of pollution from ships" to the Helsinki Convention, concerning discharge of sewage Recommendation 24/8 
401 Antifouling paints containing organotin compounds (Recommendation 20/4) 
431 Application by the Baltic Sea States of a Helsinki Convention form for reporting alleged inadequacy of reception facilities for sewage (Recommendation 10/6) 
434 Application of the no special-fee system to ship-generated wastes in the Baltic Sea area. Recommendation 26/1 
400 Approval of pesticides (plant protection products for use in the catchment area of the Baltic Sea (Recommendation 20/2) 
435 Assessment of the need for escort towing in tanker transport routes to prevent accidents in the Baltic Sea area (Recommendation 25/5) 
398 Basic principles for realisation of BAT and BEP in the food industry (Reccomendation 17/10) 
394 Basic principles in wastewater management in the leather industry (Recommendation 16/7) 
411 Batteries containing mercury, cadmium or lead (Recommendation 24/2) 
436 Co-operation and assistance to Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Russia in the field of Combatting marine pollution incidents (Recommendation 23/2) 
420 Compilation of Waterborne pollution load (PLC Water) (c) (Recommendtion 26/2) 
588 Conservation of seals in the Baltic Sea Area (Recommendation 17-28/2) 
415 Elimination of PCBs and PCTs (Recommendation 25/1) 
545 Ensuring adequate emergency capacity Recommendation 24/9 
547 Further development and use of Drift Forecasting for Oils and other Harmful Substances in the Baltic 
548 Guidelines on bunkering operations and ship to ship cargo transfers of oils, subject to Annex I of MARPOL 73/78, in the Baltic Sea Area 
437 HELCOM Indicator Fact Sheets 
423 Implementation of integrated marine and coastal management of human activities in the Baltic Sea Area (Recommendation 24/10) 
552 Industrial connections and point sources other than household connected to municipal sewerage systems 
395 Limitations of emissions into atmosphere and discharges into water from incineration of household waste (Recommendation 27/1) 
392 Limitations of emissions to the atmosphere and discharges into water from the glass industry (Recommendation 14/3) 
399 Managing wetlands and freshwater ecosystems for retention of nutrients (Recommendation 18/4) 
340 Marine sediment extraction in the Baltic Sea (Recommendation 19/1) 
418 Measures aimed at reduction of discharges from fresh water and marine fish farming (Recommendation 25/4) 
402 Measures aimed at reduction of mercury pollution resulting from light sources and electrical equipment (Recommendation 23/4) 
412 Measures aimed at the reduction of emissions and discharges from agriculture (Recommendation 24/3) 
432 Measures to abate pollution by oil and other harmful substances in cases of grounding, collision, sinking of a ship or other maratime casualty (Recommendation 17/12) 
363 Monas report for biological data and harmful substances (Recommendation 19/3) 
362 MONAS report for hydrographic and hydrochemical data (Recommendation 19/3) 
422 Monitoring of airborne pollution load (Recommendation 24/1) 
419 Monitoring of radioactive substances (Recommendation 26/3) 
391 Nitrogen removal at municipal sewage water treatment plants Recommendation 16/9 
433 Offshore Activities (Recommendation 18/2) 
414 Proper Handling of waste/landfilling (Recommendation 24/5) 
341 Protection and improvement of the wild salmon populations in the Baltic Sea area (Salmo salar L.) (Recommendation 19/2) 
589 Protection of harbour porpoise in the Baltic Sea Area (Recommendation 17/2) 
343 Protection of heavily endangered or immediately threatened marine and coastal biotopes in the Baltic Sea Area (Recommendation 21/4) 
334 Protection of Seals in the Baltic Sea Area (Recommendation 9/1) 
335 Protection of the Coastal Strip (Recommendation 15/1) 
550 Recommendation concerning measures aimed at the reduction of discharges from urban areas by the development of sewerage systems Recommendation 7/3 
551 Recommendation concerning measures aimed at the reduction of discharges from urban areas by the use of effective methods in wastewater treatment 
408 Reduction of discharges and emissions from production and formulation of pesticides (Recommendation 23/10) 
410 Reduction of discharges and emissions from production of textiles (Recommendation 23/12) 
541 Reduction of discharges from Kraft Pulp industry Recommendation 17/8 
405 Reduction of discharges from metal surface treatment industry (Recommendation 23/7) 
406 Reduction of discharges from oil refineries (Recommendation 23/8) 
542 Reduction of discharges from the sulphite pulp industry Recommendation 17/9 
403 Reduction of discharges from Urban areas by the proper management of storm water systems (Recommendation 23/5) 
416 Reduction of emissions and discharges from industry by effective use of BAT (Recommendation 25/2) 
413 Reduction of emissions and discharges from the iron and steel industry (Recommendation 24/4) 
393 Reduction of emissions and discharges from the pulp and paper industry (Recommendations 16/4) 
404 Reduction of emissions and discharges of mercury from chloroalkali industry (Recommendation 23/6) 
396 Reduction of emissions from transport sector affecting the Baltic Sea (Recommendation 17/1) 
417 Reduction of nutrients and other pollutants leaching from forestry land (Recommendation 25/3) 
397 Reduction of pollution from discharges into water, emissions into the atmosphere and phosphogypsum out of the production of fertilisers (Recommendation 17/6) 
549 Reduction of the Discharges from the Kraft Pulp industry Recommendation 17/8 
339 Report on Information and Consultation with Regard to Constructions of New Installations Affecting the Baltic Sea Recommendation 17/3 
342 Report on Sustainable and Environmentally Friendly Tourism in Coastal Zones Recommendation 21/3 
337 Report on the Preservation of Natural Coastal Dynamics Recommendation 16/3 
409 Requirements for discharging wastewater from the chemical industry (Recommendation 23/11) 
407 Restriction of atmospheric emissions and waste water discharges from hard coal cokeries (Recommendation 23/9) 
544 Safety of winter navigation in the Baltic Sea Area Recommendation 25/7 
336 System of Coastal and Marine Baltic Sea Protected Areas (BSPA) (Recommendation 15/5) 
421 Waterborne pollution load compilation (quantified point and non-point sources) (Recommendtion 19/4)  Terminated

Direct Instruments:

ID Alias
574 Helsinki Convention