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Document ID (ISN)71255
CIS number 98-408
ISSN - Serial title 0378-6978 - Official Journal of the European Communities - Journal officiel des Communautés européennes
Year 1996
Convention or series no. 96/49/CE 96/49/EC
Title Council Directive 96/49/EC of 23 July 1996 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States with regard to the transport of dangerous goods by rail [European Communities]
Original title Directive 96/49/CE du Conseil, du 23 juil. 1996 relative au rapprochement des législations des Etats membres concernant le transport de marchandises dangereuses par chemin de fer [Communautés européennes] [in French]
Bibliographic information 17 Sep. 1996, Vol.39, No.L 235, p.25-30.
Abstract Topics: containers; dangerous substances; directive; European Communities; gases; packing, filling; rail transport; safety and health organization; transport of materials; warning notices.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; rail transport; transport of materials; European Communities
Descriptors (secondary) packing, filling; gases; safety and health organization; warning notices; directive; containers
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Rail transportation
Transport of materials