In the marine industry, underlining conversations convey a message for the need for ballast water treatment procedures and testing protocol. The issues concerning the damage caused by the spread of invasive species being carried in the ballast tanks of all ocean-going vessels are increasing. There is undeniable evidence of the need to prevent the transportation of these species to waters where there are no natural enemies that reduce and control their population. There is still a gap that needs to be tightened between the technologies and mariners, who have to assure the proper operation and performance of these systems.
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