Media Advisory - Repeat - Marine industry and the environment - Canadian marine industry charts a course for the future

    QUEBEC CITY, Oct. 17 /CNW Telbec/ - The St. Lawrence and Great Lakes
marine industry, grouped together under the name Green Marine, will officially
unveil its environmental policy and announce the first companies to formally
commit to the policy on the occasion of Quebec Marine Day 2007 at the Port of
Quebec cruise ship terminal on October 23 at 10:30 a.m. For the first time in
North America, the various marine industry stakeholders (shipowners, ports,
and terminals) have joined forces to implement an environmental action plan
along a major maritime corridor, the St. Lawrence-Great Lakes Seaway.
    The companies signing on will be introduced at the launch in the presence
of cochairs Gerry Carter (Canada Steamship Lines), Terry Johnson (Saint
Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation), and Laurence G. Pathy (FEDNAV).

                               October 23, 2007
                                 10:30 a.m.
                     Port of Quebec Cruise Ship Terminal
                             (84 rue Dalhousie)

    To learn more about the St. Lawrence and Great Lakes Marine Industry
Environmental Policy, visit the Green Marine website at 
<a href=""></a>, where a copy of the policy is
also available.

For further information:

For further information: RSVP and interviews: Jean-Sébastien Brousseau,
(418) 529-8270, C: (418) 953-4749,; Source: Green Marine

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