Mainstreaming scp into blue economy sectors 24 January 2017/0 Comments/in Forum questions /by javier fernandezWhat are the main reasons for mainstreaming SCP into relevant sectors for Blue Economy of the West Med? What are the environmental impacts, including waste, water, biodiversity -related issues, created along the life-cycle? What is being or will be done in order to promote SCP in the management of fishing ports and fishing vessels? E.g. in managing the waste from fishing vessels (and other vessels). What is the state of advancement in solar-powered desalination and cooling/refrigeration plants?By when are these forecast to overtake fossil fuel powered plants around the (west) Med? What is being done to ensure uniform standards for aquaculture operations, regarding discharges, escape prevention, plastic pollution etc.? What are the experiences with application of the Regional Marine Litter Action Plan? What are the experiences with application of the Regional SCP Action Plan and the Roadmap? How could prevention of marine pollution (e.g. marine litter, waste water) be best pursued?