It's high time the international shipping industry radically curbed its emissions. The industry must set a net-zero target and adopt a realistic plan to meet it.
Making ammonia produces almost 2% of global carbon dioxide emissions.
Carbon emissions from maritime freight are everyone's problem because of climate change.
Until now, the international shipping industry has been excluded from the Paris Agreement and the Kyoto Protocol, despite its major contribution to global emissions.
A shipping industry summit is exploring routes to a greener future.
The maritime pollution that drifts to dry land, causes an estimated 400,000 premature deaths and 14 million cases of childhood asthma each year.