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Document ID (ISN)61410
CIS number 93-1988
ISBN(s) 951-47-6048-4
Year 1992
Convention or series no.
Title FINNIDA's manual. Risk management of toxic chemicals
Bibliographic information Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland, Finnish International Development Agency, Mannerheimintie 15, 00260 Helsinki, Finland, Apr. 1992. 762p. loose-leaf. Index.
Abstract Part 1 of this loose-leaf manual contains 30 project manager's guides providing practical information on the safety management of a specific toxic chemical or group of chemicals. Part 2 comprises a collection of 31 chemical data sheets on the impacts of a particular chemical on the environment and human health along with guidelines for safe use. These are arranged in eight chemical groups (organochlorinated pesticides and other chlorinated hydrocarbons, organophosphorus pesticides, carbamate pesticides, natural and synthetic pyrethrins, aromatic hydrocarbons, dithiocarbamates, quaternary nitrogen compounds, triazine derivatives). An alphabetical index is provided and a separate A3-size display-type warning card is included for each of the chemicals listed.
Descriptors (primary) Finland; aromatic hydrocarbons; chlorinated organic compounds; triazines; health engineering; dithiocarbamates; carbamates; pesticides; toxicology; organophosphorus compounds
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; malathion; compendium; hexachlorobenzene; disposal of harmful waste; threshold limit values; trichlorobenzene; pentachlorophenol; aldrin; dieldrin; chlordane; lindane; paraquat; endosulfan; atrazine; dichlorvos; 2,4,5,6-tetrachloroisophthalonitrile; pirimicarb; carbofuran; Anthio; dimethoate; diazinon; tetramethylthiuram disulfide; pyrethroids; cipermethrin; fenvalerate; decamethrin; permethrin; manuals; list of chemical substances; limitation of exposure; first aid; personal protective equipment; environmental pollution; health hazards; legislation; medical supervision; metathion; fenthion; data sheet; pirimiphos methyl; thiometon
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceFinland
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals
Aromatic hydrocarbons
Heterocyclic compounds