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Original name: Sosiaali- ja terveysministeriön asetus kemikaaleja koskevien tietojen toimittamisesta
Name: Ministry of Social Affairs and Health Ordinance (553/2008) on submitting information concerning chemicals.
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2008-08-26
Entry into force:
Published on: Suomen Säädöskokoelma, 2008-09-02, Vol. 91, No. 553, pp. 1741-1772
ISN: FIN-2008-R-87225
Bibliography: Suomen Säädöskokoelma, 2008-09-02, Vol. 91, No. 553, pp. 1741-1772
Ordinance online in Finnish Ordinance online in Finnish FINLEX, Ministry of Justice, Finland, pp. 1741-1772 PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-07-16)
Ordinance online in Swedish Ordinance online in Swedish FINLEX, Ministry of Justice, Finland, pp. 1741-1772 PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-07-16)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 6 sections:
Section 1: Chemical Application
Section 2: Exemption from notification
Section 3: Notification of revised data
Section 4: Consideration of the exact chemical name of a substance included in a setup related to business and trade secrets
Section 5: The procedure for consideration of the exact chemical name of a substance included in a setup related to business and trade secrets
Section 6: Entry into force

Regulates processes related to information concerning chemicals. A chemical notification under the Chemicals Act (744/1989) must be made for chemicals intended for professional or general use or use.
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