The Hazardous and Noxious Substances Convention

The HNS Convention aims to ensure prompt and effective compensation to those who have suffered from damage to person and/or property.  This includes cost of clean up and economic losses resulting from the maritime transport of hazardous and noxious substances.

About HNS Convention


IMO and IOPC Funds discuss progress on the HNS Convention

Posted: 29/03/2019

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the IOPC Funds both reported on the progress towards the entry into force of the 2010…

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IMO workshop in London, April 2018

Posted: 27/04/2018

Over 40 States as well as various industry organisations attended a two-day workshop on the 2010 HNS Convention organised by the International…

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New HNS Blog available

Posted: 27/03/2019

By: Thomas Liebert

In March 2019, a revamped version of the HNS Convention website was made available. The purpose of this blog section is to…

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