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Document ID (ISN)108627
CIS number 08-1140
ISBN(s) 3-89869-162-4
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Otto D.
Title Dangerous substances 2006
Original title Gefahrstoffe 2006 [in German]
Bibliographic information UniversumVerlag Gmbh & Co KG, 65175 Wiesbaden, Germany, 2006, 208p. Illus. 19 ref. Price: EUR 5.35.
Abstract This manual offers basic information and practical guidance for the effective management of dangerous substances. It explains the main new provisions of the Hazardous Substances Ordinance which came into effect at the beginning of 2005. It lists the threshold limit concentrations and biological threshold limits at the place of work in Germany (TRGS 900 and TRGS 903), together with several technical rules. Other contents include: carcinogenic, mutagenic and reprotoxic substances; new regulations concerning carcinogens (TRGS 906); regulations applying to specific sectors; preventive measures when working with dangerous substances; medical surveillance requirements.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; dangerous substances; biological threshold limits; chemical products; Germany
Descriptors (secondary) compendium; mutagens; antifertility effects; carcinogens; safety guides; list of chemical substances; TLV list; medical supervision; glossary; teratogens
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Occupational exposure limits